Nemean Games

noun(used with a plural verb)
  1. one of the great national festivals of ancient Greece, held at Nemea in the second and fourth year of each Olympiad.

Origin of Nemean Games

First recorded in 1650–60

Words Nearby Nemean Games Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

How to use Nemean Games in a sentence

  • Not long after he competed at the Nemean Games and was victor in the racing.

    Psychotherapy | James J. Walsh
  • Nemean Games, one of the four great national festivals of Greece, and celebrated every other year.

    The Nuttall Encyclopaedia | Edited by Rev. James Wood