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Symbols of Daegu

  • City Emblem

    The official Daegu City logotypes are provided in Korean, Chinese and English and were designed to be used in harmony with the city’s emblem.

    Designation date: October 10, 1996.
  • City Logotypes

    The official Daegu City logotypes are provided in Korean, Chinese and English and were designed to be used in harmony with the city’s emblem.

    Designation date: October 10, 1996.
  • City Slogan: "Colorful Daegu"

    “Colorful DAEGU” refers to Daegu’s diversity, inclusiveness, vivacity, passion, and energy of progress, and expresses Daegu as a Youthful City, Open City, and Passionate City that powerfully advances into the future based its proud history as the birthplace of the National Debt Repayment Movement and the February 28 Democratization Movement as well as the heart of Korea’s modernization

    Designation date: December 24, 2019
  • Bird of Daegu / Eagle

    The eagle represents the progressive spirit of frontierism shown by Daegu’s citizens.

    Designation date: July 1, 1983.
  • Tree of Daegu / Fir

    The fir symbolizes the courage, everlastingness and nobility of Daegu’s citizens.

    Designation date: July 18, 1972
  • Flower of Daegu / Magnolia

    The magnolia represents the values of innocence, purity and self-sacrifice to which Daegu’s citizens aspire.

    Designation date: July 18, 1972