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Grangettes commune (Fribourg/Freiburg canton, Switzerland)

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[Flag of Grangettes] image by Pascal Gross

Azure, between two Mullets Argent on a Bend of the same three Barns Gules.
Željko Heimer, 25 October 2000

In French, a grange is a barn*, and a grangette (a common toponym in Switzerland and Savoy) is probably a barn of smaller size. This flag is canting.
*Note that a grange in this area is more than a barn: It was the small house located in median elevation inhabited during the summer season by the whole family and cattle.
Ivan Sache, 24 October 2000