Nemean Games

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Nemean Games the ancient Panhellenic games held biennially at Nemea in the second and fourth years of each Olympiad
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Usage

In literature:

These contests were held at four national festivals, the Olympian, the Pythian, the Nemean, and the Isthmean games.
"Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine" by George M. Gould
Argolis, city of the Nemean games.
"Legends of Charlemagne" by Thomas Bulfinch
NEMEAN GAMES, one of the four great national festivals of Greece, and celebrated every other year.
"The Nuttall Encyclopaedia" by Edited by Rev. James Wood
The Nemean and Isthmian games did not become notorious or frequented until later even than the Pythian.
"The Great Events by Famous Historians, Vol. 1" by Various
Not long after he competed at the Nemean Games and was victor in the racing.
"Psychotherapy" by James J. Walsh
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