The ancient Olympics were held in honor of the Greek god Zeus, primarily.
The Olympics were held in the honor of Zeus
One way the Ancient Greek Olympics were affected by the Greek mythology, was that the Olympics were performed in honor of their king god, Zeus.
The Greeks created the Olympics to honor the god Zeus.
The ancient Olympics were held to honor the Greek gods (especially to honor Zeus).
It was held in honour of the Greek god Zeus.
The ancient Olympics were in honor of the ancient Greek gods.
There was no person. Olympics started by the Greeks to honor their Greek Gods.
The Olympics was a religious festival in honor of Zeus. Zeus was the king of the Greek gods.
The ancient Greek Olympic games were to honor Zeus and sportsmanship.
The original Olympics were created to honor the Greek god Zeus.
to honor and worship the greek god Zeus
The Ancient Greek Olympics
Yes the word Olympics comes from the Greek as a reference to Mt. Olympus, where the Ancient games were held in honor of the Greek Gods.. I have to make a correction here. The word Olympics comes from the greek word Olympia, the place in Peloponnese, where the Ancient games were held in honor of the gods. Mt Olympus is the place where the greek gods where living, their residence in other words.
the greeks created the Greek Olympics because they wanted to honor the gods. Especially Zeus because he defeated the god, Cronus. They also wanted to train the men.
The Olympics were held in honor of the gods.
The games were started because to honor the Greek god Zeus.
Zeus, whose temple was at Olympia in southern Greece.
Wars were stopped during the Olympics because the Greeks wanted to honor Zeus(the Greek god of gods) with peace.
it was an olive crown which was gold and a statue made in their honor
well.... they originally started to honor zeus, king of the gods.
They did the Olympics and the Pentathlon, which is running, Greek wrestling, discus, javelin, and jumping.
Timi (Τιμή) is the greek word for Honor.
why did the greek Olympics stop why did the greek Olympics stop
According to Greek mythology Hercules invented this athletic event to celebrate his fifth labour, cleaning all of Augeas' horse stalls in one day. The Greeks say the Olympics were held in honor of the king of the Greek gods, Zeus. Again according to Greek mythology, Hercules created them in honor of of Zeus helping him achieve his fifth labour.