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St George and the Dragon.
the green triangles represent two wings of a dragon / wyvern.

in the Union Jack there is no reference to Wales, that's because Wales was not a kingdom separated from the Kingdom of England.
anyway, i [as well as others] found it interesting that the flag of England displays St George's cross and the flag of Wales a dragon, while the widely known hagiographical story features both St George and a dragon.
similar situation is in Russia, where the coat of arms of Moscow is [interpreted as] St George defeating a dragon - the symbol of Kazan [Tatars].
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Hoch-Spannung's avatar
Zilant is also a symbol of a town in Moscow region called Kashira. It's coat of arms incorporates that of Kazan.
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Quite interesting actually.
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LemniskateHobbyist Traditional Artist
Fascinating.