Orkdal

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ORKDAL

Province : Trøndelag (until 2018 Sør-Trøndelag)
Additions : 1963 Geitastrand, Orkanger, Orkland

Arms of Orkdal

Official blazon

I grønt en smal sølv stolpe dannet ved bølgesnitt.

Origin/meaning

The arms were granted on April 25, 1986.

The arms show the Orkla river, making it a canting element (the name means Orkla valley).


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Literature : Norwegian Municipal Network and Nissen, H : Heraldisk Tidsskrift 58(1988)