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Lebanese Flag

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Lebanese Flag: "The Lebanese flag is made of red, white and red horizontal stripes, with the cedar in green in the center of the white stripe"

 

Some of the Lebanese Flags through History

Lebanon, Old Phoenician flag
Old Phoenician flag: This flag was blue, symbolizing the sea
Phoenician flag, Lebanon
Phoenician flag: This flag was blue, symbolizing the sea, and red color ( probably 'purpule' intended) after color was discovered
Mamluk flag, Lebanon
Mamluk flag: consisted of a cloth embroidered with golden threads
Rebels Flag during Prince Ibrahim's Era
Rebels Flag during Prince Ibrahim's Era: It became a white cloth with a red carnation at the bottom right corner
Lebanon, Rebels Flag
Rebels Flag: It consisted of a cross and a sword, both white, on a red cloth
Shehabian Flag
Shehabian Flag(1697-1842): Consisted of a blue cloth with a white crescent
The Lamaïte flag
The Lamaïte flag: It consisted of a white cloth with a drawing of a Lion
Abi Kand flag: consisted of two vertical and equal bands, one yellow and one blue
Lebanon, National Maaniïtes Flag
National Maaniïtes flag: The Kaïssy Party Flag
Maaniïtes Flag, 17th century
Maaniïtes flag at the end of the Maaniïtes Emirate: End of the 17th century
Ottoman Flag
Ottoman flag: Consisted of a red cloth with a white crescent and white star in the center, and remained as such until their departure in 1918
Lebanon, Jumblatian Flag
Jumblatian flag: It consisted of a red flag with a green frame; a sword and a dark green hand in the middle
Lebanese Cedar
Lebanese Cedar: Following the fall of the Ottoman Empire, it consisted of a white cloth with a green cedar in the center
Lebanese flag, French Mandate
Lebanese flag during the French Mandate: It was similar to the Blue, White and Red French Flag with a green Cedar in the middle, and was designed by the president of the Lebanese Renaissance Movement, the late Naoum Mukarzel

Sources:
Nehmé, Joseph. Le Drapeau Libanais: A Travers les Siècles, (in English: The Lebanese flag: Through the centuries), 1995.

 

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