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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 ... For this reason he ordered construction of a milestone with the Olympic rings carved in the sides, and that a t...

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 represent? - Quora

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There are five Olympic rings in five colours (plus the white background) and they look like this: ... What is the story behind the Olympic rings tattoo tradition?

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 seen from each country competing in 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 ...

Q: What do the five rings that appear on the Olympic flag signify?

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Pierre de Coubertin, who designed the Olympic logo with five interlocking rings, suggested that the rings represent the five general areas of the world where ...

What colour order do the Olympic rings go in - Answers.com

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The first line on the top of the olympic rins is blue, black and red then the bottom line is yellow then green. The order of them is blue, yellow, black, green and ...

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 Flag.

The Olympic symbols

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Meaning of the five rings and flag — History of the rings and flag suggested by ... On the Olympic flag, the rings appear on a white background. Combined in this ...