Isthmian Games


noun

one of the great national festivals of ancient Greece, held every two years on the Isthmus of Corinth.

Origin of Isthmian Games

First recorded in 1595–1605
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British Dictionary definitions for isthmian games

Isthmian Games

noun

a Panhellenic festival celebrated every other year in ancient Corinth
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