|English: Our Fatherland|
|National anthem of||Armenia|
|Lyrics||Mikael Nalbandian, 1861|
|Adopted||1918 (re-adopted in 1991)|
Mer Hayrenik is the national anthem of the Republic of Armenia. It means "Our Fatherland". It was started on July 1, 1991. It was also the national anthem of the Democratic Republic of Armenia, the first modern Armenian state.