The modern Olympic Games or Olympics (French: Jeux olympiques) are the
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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.
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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
The Olympic Games began over 2,700 years ago in Olympia, in southwest
Greece. The Games were part of a religious festival. The Greek Olympics, thought
Olympic Games definition, Also called Olympian Games. the greatest of the
games or festivals of ancient Greece, held every four years in the plain of
Olympia in ...
Olympic games premier athletic meeting of ancient Greece, and, in modern times,
series of international sports contests. The Olympics of Ancient...
The ancient Greeks loved competition of all sorts. Each year, the various city-
states of Greece sent athletes to festivals of games, which were held to honor the