What are the colors of Beninese flag?
The Beninese flag has 3 primary colors, which are green, yellow and red.
The table below has the common and popular codes of these colors in HEX, RGB and CMYK formats along with Pantone (PMS), RAL and NCS (Natural Color System). Please note that HEX and RGB codes are to be used for digital works and web pages (including HTML and CSS) while the CMYK values are for printers.
What is the meaning of colors in the Benin flag?
Green, yellow and red, the three colors in the Beninese flag, stand for hope and revival, courage of ancestors and the preservation of the country's wealth, respectively. Also, specially in case of state flags, the meaning associated with the colors are generally endorsed by an official charter. However, at times the symbolism is simply understood by being descended from the culture of the land or has seeped so deeply into customs that, now, the two are inextricably linked. Please also note that there can be more than one meaning for the colors in the Benin flag.