What are the colors of Vietnam flag?
The Vietnam flag has 2 primary colors, which are red and yellow.
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.
The Vietnam flag is known as Red flag with a gold star (Cờ đỏ sao vàng) and Flag of Fatherland (Cờ Tổ quốc).
What is the meaning of colors in the Vietnam flag?
Red and yellow, the two colors in the Vietnam flag, stand for bloodshed, revolution and struggle and five main classes in vietnamese society - workers, peasants, soldiers, intellectuals and businessmen, 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 Vietnam flag.