Turkey

By Jaden Alton

Öğrenme hiçbir kraliyet yol yoktur .

This is a famous Turkish proverb. It means "there is no royal road to learning."

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Flag of the country of Turkey.

This is the Turkish flag. The crest represents the moon god and the star represents the sun god and the red represents the wars that they survived.
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National animal is the grey wolf.

"Turkey’s national animal is a wolf. Turkish folklore tells of how the grey wolf led the Turk’s ancestors out of their homeland and into Anatolia, conquering countries along their way."
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National flower

  1. tulips


  2. The botanical name for tulips, Tulipa, is derived from the Turkish word "tulbend" or "turban", which the flower resembles. It's considered as the King of Bulbs.

Famous people who lived in Turkey.

Famous places in Turkey

Famous food and dessert

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This is a famous mosque in Turkey. "The Hagia Sophia was and Eastern Orthodox cathedral from 537 to 1453, except between 1204 and 1261, when it was converted to a Roman Catholic cathedral. From 1453 until 1931 it was converted to a Mosque. As of 1931 it was opened as a museum representing all religions associated with the building."