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

1
First recorded in 1650–60

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How to use Nemean Games in a sentence

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

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  • Nemean Games, one of the four great national festivals of Greece, and celebrated every other year.

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