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Episkyros was an ancient Greek ball game. Highly teamwork oriented, the game was played between two teams of usually 12 to 14 players each, with one ball ...

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Episkyros was an ancient Greek ball sport with some coincidental similarities to American football. The sport involved attempting to move a ball past the ...

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One early Greek game known as episkyros involved two teams of equal numbers . Between them a white line was laid out, and, at some distance behind each ...

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Jun 11, 2016 ... EPISKYROS. Episkyros-ancient Greek ball game| Ancient World Alive. Ancient Greek practicing with a ball, relief on the belly of a vase,.

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Dec 23, 2014 ... Around 2000 BC, the Greeks played a ball game called episkyros. The game was played primarily by men and sometimes women. Regardless ...

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Episkyros (Greek: "ἐπίσκυρος"[1]) was an ancient Greek ball game (also called ephebike and epikoinos, "commonball"[2]). The game was played between two ...

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Sep 13, 2007 ... It is claimed that the game of "Episkyros", also known as "Ephebike", was practised in Greece as long ago as 800 BC. One of the basic rules ...

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22 May 2015 ... El Episkyros era un juego de pelota con similitudes con el fútbol europeo, el rugby y el fútbol americano. Una de las características principales ...

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Hockey: Keritizein Boxing: Pygmahia Football: Episkyros Wrestling: Pali.

www.yourdictionary.com/episkyros

Noun. (uncountable). An Ancient Greek ball game in which players on two teams attempted to throw the ball over the heads of the other team. Origin.