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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: Why did the Greeks hold the olympic games?
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Why did greek hold the Olympic games?

The Ancient Greeks held their Olympic Games to honor the God of Gods, Zeus


Did the ancient greeks stop war and fighting to hold the olympic games?

yes


Why was Olympia so important to the ancient Greeks?

It was the first place to hold the Olympic games


Why did the ancient Greeks hold the Olympian Games?

The ancient Greeks would hold the Olympic games to honor Zeus. They would come together every four years to honor him.


Was the Olympic games were a contribution of the ancient Greeks?

Yes, they were. The first Olympic Games were held by the Greeks in Olymia in 776BC.


How much winter olympic games were invented by greeks?

The greeks didn't invent any of the Winter Olympic games


Who rebirth the olympic games?

the Greeks


How did the Olympic Games get invented?

By the greeks


Why did the Greeks participate in Olympic games?

they invented the Olympic game :)


Why were the Olympic games first created?

The Olympic games were created for the Greeks god Zeus.


Ancient greek Olympic stadium?

The ancient Greeks did different games to our Olympic games


What year did the first olympic games hold?

The Olympic Games were first hold in 1896.


Who watch the ancient Olympic games?

the Greeks


Who tooks part in the Olympic Games?

the greeks


Did Greeks have to pay to get into the olympic games?

nobob


Why did the ancient Greeks hold the olympic games?

The ancient Greeks organized the ancient Olympics as a dedication to god Zeus. The event was held in the Olympia plains in Greece.


Why were the Greeks able to hold the Olympic Games even through war?

cuz they r totally awersum!! rite darr


Who created the Ancient Olympic games?

The ancient greeks


The ancient Greeks dedicated the Olympic Games to who?

Zeus


How did Greeks get to the ancient Greek Olympic games?

They walked


Who first invented the ancient Olympic games?

The Greeks


Who enveted the Olympic games?

The Ancient Greeks, in Athens. :)


Who first developed the olympic games?

The Ancient Greeks.


Who came up with the olympic games?

The Greeks are the ones who stared the olympic games to worship their gods and godesses.


How did the Greeks reward the winners of the Olympic games?

The winners of the Olympic games were crowned with chaplets of wild olive.