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The 2016 Summer Olympic Games, officially known as the Games of the XXXI Olympiad, will take place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, from 5 to 21 August 2016.

Olympic symbols - Wikipedia

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The Olympic symbols are icons, flags and symbols used by the International Olympic ... He appears to have intended the rings to represent the five participating .... In 2004, the obverse side of the...

What Do the Olympic Rings Mean? | Mental Floss

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Aug 3, 2016 ... Coubertin used his ring design as the emblem of the IOC's 20th anniversary celebration in 1914. A year later, it became the official Olympic ...

What do the Olympic Rings Stand for? The Surprising History of the ...

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Aug 5, 2016 ... It's why the five colored ring design is the indelible first image that comes to mind when someone brings up the Olympics. But what do these five ...

Why were the five colors of the Olympic rings chosen? | Reference ...

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The five colors of the Olympic rings and the white background were chosen to represent all of the colors of the flags ... What does each Olympic ring stand for?

What do the Olympic rings represent? - Quora

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There are five Olympic rings in five colours (plus the white background) and they look like this: It's generally known that the five interlocking rings represent the ...

What do the five rings on the Olympic flag mean? | Reference.com

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The five rings on the Olympic flag signify the five inhabited regions that participate in the Olympics. These include Asia, Australia, Europe, Africa, and North and ...

What does each Olympic ring stand for? | Reference.com

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Each individual Olympic ring does not have a meaning, but the rings and background overall represent the colors of the flags of every country that participated in ...

The tradition and meaning of the Olympic Rings - The Olympic Games

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Understanding the meaning of the Olympic rings and the traditional Olympic ... involved and he wanted to make this flag a part of the new Olympic Tradition.

Rio Olympics 2016: What do the Olympic rings mean? | AL.com

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Aug 8, 2016 ... There's no greater symbol of the Olympic spirit than its iconic rings. And while the rings date back to 1912, they represent the ideas that birthed ...