National Geographic : 1972 Apr
In the language symbols, a triangle represents the Trinity, and netting suggests Christ's fishingfor men. 560 The fish became a sign of Christ because an acrosticfrom the Greek words for "Jesus Christ Son of God Savior" is ichthys Greek for fish. Wheat, betokening bountiful harvest, reminds that since early times the Ukraine has been a breadbasket of Europe. Emblem of the suffering, death, and Resurrection of Christ, the cross appears in many forms.