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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Olympic_symbols

He appears to have intended the rings to represent the five participating continents: Africa, Asia, America, Australia and Europe.

mentalfloss.com/article/31263/what-do-olympic-rings-mean

"A white background, with five interlaced rings in the centre: blue, yellow, black, green and red ... is symbolic; it represents the five inhabited continents of the ...

www.olympics.mu/meaning-olympic-rings.html

Understanding the meaning of the Olympic rings and the traditional Olympic Flag.

stillmed.olympic.org/Documents/Reports/EN/en_report_1303.pdf

The three main Olympic symbols. The rings. Meaning of the five rings and flag — History of the rings and flag suggested by Pierre de Coubertin in 1914 — Actual ...

www.quora.com/What-do-the-Olympic-rings-represent

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 five  ...

theweek.com/articles/451216/what-olympic-rings-mean

Feb 11, 2014 ... 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 ...

mic.com/articles/150550/what-do-the-olympic-rings-stand-for-the-surprising-history-of-the-olympic-colors

Aug 4, 2016 ... But what do these five rings represent, and how did they come into existence ... rings shaped sunglasses poses ahead of the Rio 2016 Olympic ...

www.topendsports.com/events/summer/traditions/rings.htm

The five Olympic rings represent the five major regions of the world – Africa, the Americas, Asia, Europe and Oceania, and are interconnected to symbolize the ...

fansided.com/2016/07/22/five-olympic-rings-mean

Jul 22, 2016 ... The Olympic rings are the five colors that were on each of the original Olympics' countries flags, along with the white background.

www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2012/08/the-origin-of-the-olympic-rings

Aug 10, 2012 ... The Olympic ring symbol was designed by Baron Pierre de Coubertin in 1912. ... While the individual colors of the rings don't signify a specific ...