National Pledge

National Pledge

Dominica's National Pledge About Dominica History National Symbols Kalinago People Carnival in Dominica Creole “Kwéyòl” Language Written by Peter Israel, the national Pledge is as follows:   “Before God and all mankind, I pledge allegiance to...
National Bird

National Bird

Dominica's National Bird The Sisserou Parrot About Dominica History National Symbols Kalinago People Carnival in Dominica Creole “Kwéyòl” Language Did you know? They mate for life! Once the Sisserou finds a partner, it remains with it until it’s...
National Flower

National Flower

Dominica's National Flower About Dominica History National Symbols Kalinago People Carnival in Dominica Creole “Kwéyòl” Language Dominica’s National flower the Bwa Kwaib Saninea carinalis, comes from a small deciduous tree endemic to the west coast....
National Anthem

National Anthem

Dominica's National Anthem About Dominica History National Symbols Kalinago People Carnival in Dominica Creole “Kwéyòl” Language Written by W.O.M Pond to music composed by L. M. Christian, Commonwealth of Dominica’s National Anthem contains three...
Coat of Arms

Coat of Arms

Dominica's Coat of Arms Dominica’s Coat of Arms is formally described as follows: “Quarterly Or and Azure a cross filled counterchanged in the first quarter on a Rocky Mount Sable a Coconut Tree fructed proper in the second a Dominica Crapaud also proper...
National Flag

National Flag

Dominica's Flag About Dominica History National Symbols Kalinago People Carnival in Dominica Creole “Kwéyòl” Language The flag of the Commonwealth of Dominica consists of a circular emblem of red bearing a Sisserou Parrot standing on a twig encircled by...
Cultural Icons

Cultural Icons

Cultural Icons of Dominica A look at the pioneers of Dominica's culture About Dominica History National Symbols Kalinago People Carnival in Dominica Creole “Kwéyòl” Language Dominica’s Culutral Icons A look at the pioneers of Dominica’s culture...
Creole “Kwéyòl” Language

Creole “Kwéyòl” Language

Kweyol Language A look at typical kweyol words and phrases used in Dominica National Pledge National Bird National Flower National Anthem National Flag Coat of Arms Traditional Dress Traditional Dance In this page we would like to give you the basics of the the kwéyòl...
Traditional Dress

Traditional Dress

National Dress About Dominica History National Symbols Kalinago People Carnival in Dominica Creole “Kwéyòl” Language This section features articles and illustrations by local historians, including excerpts taken from ‘Our Island Culture’ by The Late Mrs....
National Symbols

National Symbols

National Symbols About Dominica History National Symbols Kalinago People Carnival in Dominica Creole “Kwéyòl” Language Dominica’s National Symbols The symbols of Dominica capture the island’s natural beauty and the essence of her people. Each...