The official language of Ireland is English, but a small percentage of native Irishmen and women speak Irish (Gaelic/Irish-Gaelic). Description from I searched for this on

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The National Flag of Scotland is the 'Saltire'. Learn the fascinating history behind the design of the official Scottish flag here.

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There is more than one story of how the Saltire, believed to be the oldest flag in Europe, came to be the Flag of Scotland. This is one of them.

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There are two flags associated with Scotland. The national flag is the white St Andrew's cross (the saltire) on a blue background. Technically, the lion rampant is the flag of the sovereign - but these days it is used by anyone.

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Scotland Flag ~ Flag of Scotland, also known as the Saint Andrew's Cross or The Saltire

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