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FROSTA

Province : Nord-Trøndelag

Arms (crest) of Frosta

Official blazon

I grønt et gull liljesepter.

Origin/meaning

The arms were granted on June 26, 1987.

The arms show a sceptre, as in medieval times, Frosta was one of the four main Norwegian places of justice. The seal of the Frostothing from around 1276 shows a king (probably King Magnus VI) holding such a sceptre.


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Literature : Norwegian Municipal Network and Norske Kommunevåpen, Kommunalforlaget, 1987.