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The Olympic symbols are icons, flags and symbols used by the International Olympic ... The motto was introduced in 1924 at the Olympic Games in Paris. A more ...

Olympic Flag - Olympic-Legacy.com - PE04.Com

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The Paris Congress in 1914 was so taken with the design that they adopted it as the official flag of the Olympic movement. The new flag made its debut at the ...

What does the Olympic flag represent? | Reference.com

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The five rings may also symbolize the five Olympics that occurred before the flag's introduction in 1914. The interlocked nature of the rings represents peace and ...

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 those games .... When we're the Olympic rings invented and whom did.

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: ... It is less well known that the colours were introduced by father of the modern Olympic Games himself, Pierre ... “The Olympic flag has a white background, with five interlaced rings in the centre: blue, yellow, black, green and red.

flag of the Olympic Games | Britannica.com

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Flag consisting of a white field bearing five equal interlocking rings of blue, dark yellow, black, green, and red with separations wherever two rings intersect.

The Origin of the Olympic Rings - Today I Found Out

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Aug 10, 2012 ... For the Olympic symbol and flag, de Coubertin explains in the August of 1912 edition of Olympique, the inspiration for these colors was along ...

Olympic Flag, Flag of the Olympic Games - World Map

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May 23, 2016 ... The official flag of Olympics has a white base with five colored rings on it interlocking each other. The five colors of the Olympics flag are yellow, ...

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.

Modern Olympic Symbols and Traditions - Infoplease

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The Olympic flag places the Olympic rings on a white background. As every national flag in the world contains at least one of the flag's six colors (black, blue,  ...

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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.
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Olympic symbol and olympic flag

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The Olympic Flag, which flies in the main stadium and all other venues of the Games, is white with five interlaced rings in the center. The rings are blue, yellow,  ...

The Olympic symbols

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The Olympic Museum, 2nd edition 2007. Introduction. The three main Olympic symbols. The rings. Meaning of the five rings and flag — History of the rings and ...

All About Olympic Rings | Facts For Kids, Fun Corner « Kinooze

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Jul 26, 2012 ... The Olympic flag and rings both were designed by Pierre de Coubertin, a Frenchman who invented modern Olympics in 1913. It took seven ...