Which country was first to bear the design of the Nordic cross on its flag?

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Finland
The cross design represents Christianity, and the characteristic shift of the center to the hoist side is early modern, first described the Danish civil ensign for merchant ships. Later, all of the Nordic countries except Greenland have adopted the Danish design. Some of the subdivisions of these countries used this as inspiration for their own flags as well.
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Denmark
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flagDenmark
100%
0%
0%
0%
12
flagGreece
70%
5%
5%
20%
20
flagGermany
65%
10%
17%
4%
73
flagAustralia
65%
15%
20%
0%
20
flagthe United States
58%
15%
22%
3%
58
flagPoland
51%
24%
19%
5%
6044
flagthe United Kingdom
48%
21%
16%
10%
37
flagIndia
41%
25%
30%
2%
36
flagAustria
13%
40%
40%
6%
15