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VELŽYS

County : Panevėžys
Municipality : Panevėžys

Arms (crest) of Velžys

Official blazon

Origin/meaning

The arms were officially granted on August 27, 2008.

The crayfish refers to clean water in the are, where crayfishes are abundant; also “vežys” (meaning “crayfish” in Lithuanian) sounds rather similar to the name of town. The apple refers to the vast orchards of apple-trees in the municipality.


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