Røyken

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RØYKEN

Province : Buskerud

Arms of Røyken

Official blazon

På blå bunn en gull ildflamme med fem tunger.

Origin/meaning

The arms were granted on December 15, 1967.

The fire in the arms is semi-canting, for the word smoke (røyk). The name ant thus the arms are derived from a local legend.


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