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Municipalité de Berthier-sur-Mer

Berthier-sur-Mer, Quebec
Grant of Arms
May 22, 1997
Vol. III, p. 174

Arms of the Municipalité de Berthier-sur-Mer

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Blazon

Arms

Per fess enarched in chief Azure in base barry wavy Argent and Azure over all a fess also enarched Vert its upper side edged Argent surmounted by a sun in splendour Or;

Crest

A bull's head Or charged with an oak leaf Vert;

Motto

SUR TERRE ET SUR MER, BERTHIER TOUJOURS PLUS FIER, meaning "By sea and by land, Berthier always prouder";


Symbolism

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