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Wapen van Sint-Gillis/Arms (crest) of Sint-Gillis

Country : Belgium

Province :
Stadsgewest Brussel / Région Bruxelles

Official names :

  • (nl) Sint-Gillis
  • (fr) Saint-Gilles

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Official blazon
Dutch In lazuur een Sint_Egidius, abt, van goud.
French D'azur à un Saint Egide, abbé, d'or.
English Azure, the figure of St. Giles Or.


The arms were granted on January 22, 1858.

The arms show St. Giles (also Ægidius, Egidius), the local patron saint. The saint already appeared on the local seal from 1229.

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Literature: Servais, 1955

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