Algaí ber, kyrgyz el,
Örkündöí ber, ösö ber,
Öz tagdyrdyn kolunda!
Baíyrtadan bütkön münöz elime,
Dostoruna daíar dilin berüügö,
Bul yntymak el birdigin shiretip,
Beíkuttuktu beret kyrgyz zherine.
Atkarylyp eldin ümüt, tilegi,
Zhelbiredi erkindiktin zheligi,
Bizge zhetken ata saltyn murasyn,
Yíyk saktap urpaktarga bereli!
Come on, Kyrgyz people,
Come on to freedom!
Stand up and flourish!
Create your fortune!
We are open for freedom for ages.
Friendship and unity are in our hearts.
the land of Kyrgyzstan, our native state,
Shining in the rays of consent.
Dreams of the people came true,
And the flag of liberty is over us.
The heritage of our fathers we will
Pass to our sons for the benefit of people.
The flag was adopted on 3 March 1992 at the 8th session of the Jogorku Kenesh (Parliament).
Authors of the flag: E. Aidarbekov, B. Jaichybekov, S. Iptarov, J. Mataev, E. Sydykov.
The word kyrgyz originally meant “red” and red has been the national color from the time immemorial.
|Flag Date of Adoption||3 March 1992|
|Flag Symbolism||red field with a yellow sun in the center having 40 rays representing the 40 Kyrgyz tribes; on the obverse side the rays run counterclockwise, on the reverse, clockwise; in the center of the sun is a red ring crossed by two sets of three lines, a stylized representation of the roof of the traditional Kyrgyz yurt. The red background of the flag symbolizes bravery, the son represents peace and wealth, and the tyundyuk - signifies fatherland and the universe in general.|