Pythian Games

Pythian Games

noun
one of the great national festivals of ancient Greece, held every four years at Delphi in honor of Apollo.

Origin:
1595–1605

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Pythian Games
 
pl n
(in ancient Greece) the second most important Panhellenic festival, celebrated in the third year of each Olympiad near Delphi. The four-year period between celebrations was known as a Pythiad ()

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