Italy Flag Emoji 🇮🇹 (Italian)

Flag of Italy
Flag of Italy

Standard Emoji:


How Will It Look on Different Devices?


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*Google includes Android and often Slack.

How To

How To

Time needed: 1 minute

How to copy and paste the Italy Flag Emoji to any device.

  1. Copy the Italian Flag Emoji

    Go to and press the copy button (above). This works on any device.

  2. Paste the Emoji

    Go to your email/iMessage/SMS texting service/document and paste the emoji.
    For mobile devices
    — double-tap or tap-hold, then paste should appear. Tap it.
    For desktop and laptops on Apple devices
    — command-P / ⌘-P
    For desktop and laptops on Windows devices
    — control-p


Emoji Codes

Flag emojis are unicode symbols, like any other letter or number on your keyboard. This means you can copy and paste the emoji itself into your code, whatever the language (click the button above).

They actually count as two characters: the two-letter country code (the ISO international standard).

Country CodeUnicodeShortcode
T:  U+1F1F9

Emoji shortcodes are used on some platforms as a way for users to type in emojis from the keyboard. If you type the emoji shortcode on Github or Slack, the emoji will appear.

*The official name of the emoji is only the country name, not ‘Italian Flag’, for example.


Flag Description

The Italian flag consists of three equal vertical bands of green on the hoist side, white in the middle, and red. The design was inspired by the French flag (brought to Italy by Napoleon in 1797).

Italy Profile Facts Summary Infographic








What is the national day (Independence Day) of Italy?

Italy celebrates national day, or Republic Day, June 2 (1946).
March 17, 1861 is when Italy gained independence. (At the time the Kingdom of Italy was proclaimed; Italy was not finally unified until 1871.)

What year was the Italian flag adopted?

Bandiera d’Italia or  il Tricolore, was officially adopted on New Years’ Day 1948. (Although it was first introduced in 1946.)

What are the colors of the Italian flag?

The flag of Italy has only three colors: green, white, and red. The colors are derived from the green uniform color of the Milanese civic guard, combined with the colors of Milan (red and white).

Does Italy have a Pledge of Allegiance?

No, Italy does not have a pledge of allegiance.


National Anthem

Title Il Canto degli Italiani (The Song of the Italians)
AuthorGoffredo Mameli / Michele Novaro
Song of the Italians


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