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List Rules Flags of political entities (countries, cities, states, and etc).

What is the best flag in the world? What is the most beautiful flag in the world? Well, these are the best country flags in the world, and it's your turn to decide which country has the best. Maybe you think your home country has the best flag in world. Maybe you should get over yourself. The world is a big place and there are lots of countries—expand your horizons!

Flags serve a specific purpose. They mean more than just those things we raise at The Olympics. The flags of all the world's nations are symbols of pride. They represent us, at a weird genetic level, the representation of our "tribe". Our flags are our colors and our rallying cry. They are our reason to fight, our reason for mercy, our cause for celebration. People have fought and died for every single flag on this list. These are the best flags of the world. So what do you think? What are your top 10 flags? What do you think are the most beautiful flags in the world?

list ordered by

1
23,116 10,170
Serbia is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World
Belgrade

2
12,692 5,689
Kingdom of Serbia is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World
Trenton Myers added Kingdom of Serbia

3
10,106 7,042
Yugoslavia is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World
vegito added

4
12,437 21,173
Canada is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World
Ottawa

5
10,798 16,937
Brazil is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World
Brasília

6
9,535 10,249
Republic of Macedonia is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World
MacioPrilepot added Skopje

7
14,657 14,766
Croatia is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World
Zagreb

8
7,873 10,841
Greece is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World
Athens

9
11,297 18,810
United Kingdom is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World

10
3,947 4,093
Russia is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World
Moscow

11
12,925 14,695
Mexico is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World
Mexico City

12
6,411 8,665
Montenegro is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World
goth_rung added Podgorica - Podgorica

13
6,565 11,787
Bhutan is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World
Thimphu

14
12,146 15,739
Nepal is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World
Kathmandu

15
5,436 8,306
Wales is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World
dazter added Wales

16
1,821 1,469
Republika Srpska is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World
UrošBajić added Sarajevo, Banja Luka, Istočno Sarajevo

17
9,672 20,240
United States of America is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World
Washington, D.C.

18
6,920 10,693
Spain is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World
Madrid

19
2,080 1,912
Kingdom of Russia is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World
Trenton Myers added Kingdom of Russia

20
5,277 9,561
South Korea is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World
Seoul

21
4,918 8,391
Japan is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World
Tokyo

22
5,392 9,346
Norway is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World
Oslo

23
4,709 9,125
Sweden is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World
Stockholm

24
4,496 8,676
South Africa is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World
Bloemfontein, Cape Town, Pretoria

25
4,849 9,339
Australia is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World
Canberra

26
10,074 18,985
Albania is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World
Tirana

27
5,078 7,155
Bosnia and Herzegovina is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World

28
4,041 7,848
Switzerland is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World

29
4,460 7,439
Portugal is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World
Lisbon

30
4,108 6,572
Argentina is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World
Buenos Aires

31
4,005 7,473
Sri Lanka is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World
Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte

32
8,860 12,080
Pakistan is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World
Islamabad

33
3,574 5,516
Jamaica is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World
Kingston

34
1,614 1,907
Kingdom of Montenegro is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World
Trenton Myers added Kingdom of Montenegro

35
4,348 7,366
Philippines is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World
Manila

36
2,388 4,219
Uruguay is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World
Montevideo

37
3,139 6,482
Lebanon is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World
Beirut

38
3,193 6,265
Iceland is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World
Reykjavik

39
3,035 5,186
Italy is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World
Rome

40
4,393 6,933
Turkey is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World
Ankara

41
2,304 4,202
Barbados is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World
Bridgetown

42
2,565 4,915
Kenya is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World
Nairobi

43
2,253 4,594
Kiribati is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World
South Tarawa

44
2,077 2,911
Republic of Venice is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World
Umberto Gavagnin added Venice, Eraclea

45
2,872 5,962
Finland is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World
Helsinki

46
1,894 3,026
Cuba is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World
Havana

47
3,838 7,103
Germany is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World
Berlin

48
3,316 6,716
France is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World
Paris

49
2,386 4,629
Kazakhstan is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World
Astana

50
1,592 2,279
Soviet Union is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Prettiest Flags in the World
ErnestTsim added Moscow