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The so-called HAWK OF QURAISH is a symbol which is found on a number of emblems, coat of arms and flags of several states of the Arab League . The Arabs
Arabs
of the Arabian Peninsula
Arabian Peninsula
, today especially those from the Persian Gulf
Persian Gulf
coast, are traditionally falconry experts; falcons (and hawks ) are seen as status symbols and one of the Arabs' favorite animals. Also the traditions and recorded history about the Quraysh
Quraysh
and Muhammad
Muhammad
claim a falcon had been used as clan symbol. Therefore, several variants of the Quraishi hawk were and are seen in the flags, coat of arms, seals and emblems of several Arab states until today. In that meaning, the Hawk
Hawk
of Quraish is a rival to the so-called Eagle of Saladin .

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Quraishi hawk in the Emblem of Kuwait
Emblem of Kuwait
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Quraishi hawk in the Emblem of the United Arab Emirates
Emblem of the United Arab Emirates
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Hawk
Hawk
in the emblem of Emirate of Abu Dhabi
Emirate of Abu Dhabi
(UAE) *

Quraishi hawk in the emblem of Emirate of Dubai
Emirate of Dubai
(UAE) *

Quraishi hawk in the former Coat of arms
Coat of arms
of Libya (until 2011) *

Quraishi hawk in Libyan Coat of arms
Coat of arms
as used by General Haftar's government in Tobruk *

Quraishi hawk in the arms of the former Federation of Arab Republics (including Egypt, Syria, and Libya) (1972–1980) *

Quraishi hawk in Coat of arms
Coat of arms
of the Syrian Republic (1930–58)
Syrian Republic (1930–58)
and (1961–1963) *

Quraishi hawk in Coat of arms
Coat of arms
of the Syrian Republic (1963–1972)

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Quraishi hawk in the Coat of arms
Coat of arms
of Syria (since 1980) *

Quraishi hawk in emblem of Palestine Liberation Army *

Quraishi hawk in the coat of arms of Syrian opposition
Syrian opposition

REFERENCES

* ^ Karl-Heinz Hesmer: Flaggen und Wappen der Welt, pages 93, 155 and 171. Bertelsmann Lexikon Verlag, Güstersloh 1992 * ^ Syed Junaid Imam: The Flag of Quraish, Flags Of The World (1999)

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* This article is based on a translation of the corresponding article from the German.

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Arab nationalism
Arab nationalism

IDEOLOGY

* Arab socialism
Arab socialism
* Ba\'athism * Nasserism
Nasserism
* Pan-Arabism
Pan-Arabism

HISTORY

* Arabization
Arabization
* Arab Revolt
Arab Revolt
* Intercommunal conflict in Mandatory Palestine * Iraqi revolt against the British * Great Syrian Revolt
Great Syrian Revolt
* 1936–39 Arab revolt in Palestine
1936–39 Arab revolt in Palestine
* 1941 Iraqi coup d\'état * Arab–Israeli conflict
Arab–Israeli conflict
* Egyptian Revolution of 1952
Egyptian Revolution of 1952
* United Arab Republic
United Arab Republic
* United Arab States * Arab Federation * 14 July Revolution
14 July Revolution
* 1959 Mosul uprising * Arab Cold War
Arab Cold War
* North Yemen Civil War
North Yemen Civil War
* Dhofar Rebellion
Dhofar Rebellion
* Ramadan Revolution
Ramadan Revolution
* 1961 Syrian coup d\'état * 1963 Syrian coup d\'état * November 1963 Iraqi coup d\'état * Aden Emergency
Aden Emergency
* Unified Political Command * 1966 Syrian coup d\'état * Six-Day War
Six-Day War
* 17 July Revolution
17 July Revolution
* Ba\'athist Iraq * 1969 Libyan coup d\'état * Federation of Arab Republics
Federation of Arab Republics
* Arab Islamic Republic
Arab Islamic Republic
* Arab separatism in Khuzestan
Arab separatism in Khuzestan
* 1979 Khuzestan uprising * Popular Arab and Islamic Congress

CONCEPTS

* Arab identity
Arab identity
* Arab Union
Arab Union
* Greater Iraq * Greater Mauritania
Greater Mauritania
* Greater Morocco
Greater Morocco
* Greater Syria
Greater Syria
* Greater Yemen * " Palestine from the river to the sea " * Third International Theory
Third International Theory

PERSONALITIES

* Michel Aflaq
Michel Aflaq
* Jassem Alwan
Jassem Alwan
* Abdul Rahman Arif
Abdul Rahman Arif
* Abdul Salam Arif
Abdul Salam Arif
* Zaki al-Arsuzi
Zaki al-Arsuzi
* Bashar al-Assad
Bashar al-Assad
* Hafez al-Assad
Hafez al-Assad
* Jamal al-Atassi
Jamal al-Atassi
* Lu\'ay al-Atassi * Nureddin al-Atassi
Nureddin al-Atassi
* Mansur al-Atrash
Mansur al-Atrash
* Sultan al-Atrash
Sultan al-Atrash
* Tariq Aziz
Tariq Aziz
* Ahmed Hassan al-Bakr
Ahmed Hassan al-Bakr
* Ahmed Ben Bella
Ahmed Ben Bella
* Salah al-Din al-Bitar
Salah al-Din al-Bitar
* Houari Boumediene
Houari Boumediene
* Butrus al-Bustani * Izzat Darwaza * Izzat Ibrahim al-Douri
Izzat Ibrahim al-Douri
* Faisal I of Iraq
Faisal I of Iraq
* Muammar Gaddafi
Muammar Gaddafi
* Rashid Ali al-Gaylani * George Habash
George Habash
* Sati\' al-Husri * Hussein bin Ali, Sharif of Mecca
Hussein bin Ali, Sharif of Mecca
* Saddam Hussein
Saddam Hussein
* Amin al-Husseini
Amin al-Husseini
* Salah Jadid * Abd al-Rahman al-Kawakibi * Gamal Abdel Nasser
Gamal Abdel Nasser
* Abu Nidal
Abu Nidal
* Adnan Pachachi * Shukri al-Quwatli
Shukri al-Quwatli
* Ameen Rihani
Ameen Rihani
* Fuad al-Rikabi * Abdullah Rimawi
Abdullah Rimawi
* Hamdeen Sabahi
Hamdeen Sabahi
* Constantin Zureiq
Constantin Zureiq

ORGANIZATIONS

* Al-Awda * Al-Fatat
Al-Fatat
* Al-Mourabitoun * Amal Movement
Amal Movement
* Arab Ba\'ath Movement * Arab Higher Committee
Arab Higher Committee
* Arab Liberation Army
Arab Liberation Army
* Arab Nationalist Movement * Arab Socialist Action Party * Arab Socialist Union (Egypt)
Arab Socialist Union (Egypt)
* Arab Socialist Union (Iraq) * Arabian Peninsula
Arabian Peninsula
People\'s Union * Army of the Men of the Naqshbandi Order * Ba\'ath Party * Ba\'ath Party (Iraqi-dominated faction) * Ba\'ath Party (Syrian-dominated faction) * Egyptian Revolutionary Command Council * Free Officers Movement (Egypt)
Free Officers Movement (Egypt)
* Free Princes Movement * General Military Council for Iraqi Revolutionaries
General Military Council for Iraqi Revolutionaries
* Independence Party (Mandatory Palestine) * Islamic Legion * Libyan Arab Socialist Union * National Liberation Front (Algeria)
National Liberation Front (Algeria)
* Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine
Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine
* Rejectionist Front * Revolutionary Command Council (Iraq) * Supreme Command for Jihad and Liberation

LITERATURE

* The Arab Awakening * On the Way of Resurrection * The Battle for One Destiny

SYMBOLISM

* Coat of arms
Coat of arms
of the United Arab Republic
United Arab Republic
* Eagle of Saladin * Flag of the Arab Federation * Flag of the Arab Revolt
Arab Revolt
* Flag of the Ba\'ath Party * Hawk
Hawk
of Quraish * Pan-Arab colors
Pan-Arab colors

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* Algerian nationalism
Algerian nationalism
* Egyptian nationalism
Egyptian nationalism
* Iraqi nationalism
Iraqi nationalism
* Jordanian nationalism * Lebanese nationalism
Lebanese nationalism
* Libyan nationalism
Libyan nationalism
* Palestinian nationalism
Palestinian nationalism
* Sahrawi nationalism * Somali nationalism
Somali nationalism
* Syrian nationalism
Syrian nationalism
* Tunisian nationalism
Tunisian nationalism
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