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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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Q: What games were held in the Ancient Olympics?
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When and where the first ancient Olympics games held?

The ancient Olympic games were held in Olympia, Greece.


When and where the first Olympics games held?

The ancient Olympic games were held in Olympia, Greece.


Where was the asthens ancient Olympics held?

The Olympics were held by and in Elis, not Athens. There were the Istmian games near Athens.


How many sporting activtites the ancient Romans did in their opympics?

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Who was the ancient Olympics games held for?

The greek god Zeus


Were the Olympics the only games held in ancient Greece?

yes


Which city held the first city Olympics?

The ancient Olympics were held at Olympia, the first modern games were at Athens.


Why the ancient Olympics games were held?

they were held because the games were part of the Greek's way of worshiping Zeus


When were the first Olympics held in Greece?

The first ancient games were held in 776 BC.


How often were the the ancient Greek Olympics held?

the ancient Olympics games were held once in 4 years. the time period was called as Olympiads & was only held in Olympia in Greece


Where were the 1896 Olympics?

The 1896 Olympics were held in Athens to honour the fact that the original olympic games were held in Ancient Greece


If the Olympics were never cancelled how many ancient Olympics games would have been held?

suck it!!


In which country were the ancient Olympics held?

The Ancient Olympics were held in Olympia, Greece. Modern Olympics are held in various areas.


What are the ancient Olympics games?

They were competitions held between states within ancient Greece similar to today's Olympic Games. Click on the 'Ancient Olympics' below to learn more about them.


How often were the ancient Olympics they held?

ancient Olympics were held every 4 years


Who were the first Olympic games held in honor of?

The ancient Olympics were in honor of the ancient Greek gods.


Why exacly were the Ancient Olympics held?

The games were part of the Greeks worshipping of Zeus.


In what year was the first ancient Olympics games held in Greece?

776 BC


What was the first olympic games in Ancient Greece?

The first ancient Olympics were held in Athens Greece and it was held every four years.


When and where were the ancient Olympics games first held?

The ancient Olympics began in 776 BC in Olympia, Greece, and they continued until 393 AD. These so-called games were held in various places in ancient Greece. In the modern era, the first Olympic Games were held at Athens, Greece in 1896.


Where was the ancient Olympics held?

it was held in ancient Greece in Olympus


What was the ancient Olympics festive held for women?

The women weren't allowed to participate in the ancient Olympic games.


What country or state were the first Olympics held?

The ancient games were held at Olympia, Greece. The first of the modern games (1896) were held in Athens, Greece


Why are the Olympics held every 4 years and not every year?

The Olympics are held every four years because the Ancient Games held at Olympia in Greece, were held every four years. The time in between the Ancient Games was called the Olympiad and was used for dating purposes!


When was the Olympics held in the Ancient Greeks?

The ancient Greek Olympics were held once every 4 yr ... the same as the modern Olympics.