The modern Olympic Games or Olympics (French: Jeux olympiques) are leading
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Getty. According to historical records, the first ancient Olympic Games can be
traced back to 776 BC. They were dedicated to the Olympian gods and were ...
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The Olympic Games are the world's biggest sporting spectacle. They are divided
into a summer and winter Games, held every four years by a single city.
The Olympic Games begun at Olympia in Greece in 776 BC. The Greek calendar
was based on the Olympiad, the four-year period between games. The games ...
Origin and History of the Olympic Games From Grolier Online's New Book of
Knowledge. The Rise of the Games The Olympic Games originated long ago in ...
The ancient Olympic Games were primarily a part of a religious festival in honor
of Zeus, the father of the Greek gods and goddesses. The festival and the games