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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 ... Coubertin said "These three words represent a programme of moral beauty. ... The rings are five interlocki...

What Do the Olympic Rings Mean? | Mental Floss

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Aug 3, 2016 ... The rings were to be used on flags and signage at the 1916 Games, but ... while the six colors are those that appear on all the national flags of the ... a ring-logo that would symbolize his Olympic Movement's success up to that ...

What does the Olympic flag represent? | Reference.com

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The colors of each ring do not represent one specific continent. The five rings may also symbolize the five Olympics that occurred before the flag's introduction in ...

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: ... Pierre de Coubertin, in 1912 to represent each and every colour that appeared on the flags of the Olympic's competing nations at that time.

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

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Full Answer. The colors of the Olympic rings are black, green, red, yellow and blue. Each color of the five rings does not correspond to any one specific region,  ...

What are the five colors on the olympic flag and what do they signify ...

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Mar 4, 2016 ... (As posted on this similar question: What do the Olympic rings represent? ) There are ... question: What do the Olympic rings represent? ) There are five Olympic rings in five colours (plus the white background) and they...

What Do The Olympic Rings and Flag Mean? | Collins Flags Blog

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Feb 4, 2014 ... Do you know where the symbol and Olympic flag design come from? ... at the time those colors appeared on the country flags of the nations that ...

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

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Baron Pierre de Coubertin wanted there to be an important meaning of the Olympic rings and he wanted to ensure that the Olympic flag would be universally  ...

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

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Aug 5, 2016 ... The Surprising History of the Olympic Colors ... But what do these five rings represent, and how did they come into existence? What do the ...