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County : Kildare

Arms (crest) of Leixlip

Official blazon

Azure on a point in base barry wavy of four argent and of the first a Viking longship affrontée proper between two salmon leaping respecting each other of the second, on a chief or a rose gules barbed and seeded of the third between in the dexter an antique crown and in the sinister a harp facing to the sinister both sable. Motto : Léim ar aghaidh.


The arms were officially granted on December 1, 1989.

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Wappen von Leixlip

The arms in the town (source)

Literature : Image from http://lycc.ie