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Isthmian Games

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

First recorded in 1595–1605
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Isthmian Games

noun
a Panhellenic festival celebrated every other year in ancient Corinth
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