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they choose the flag bearer from the country the Olympics thre Olympics is held at and that person lights the olympic flame

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What does the word Olympic mean

What country first proposed the winter olympic games as separate from the traditional olympic games

How did the athletes prepare for the ancient olympic games

What other events were included in the ancient olympic games after the first ancient olympic games

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