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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
1650-1660
1650-60
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  • 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

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