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English translation: Pythian and Nemean Games

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Spanish term or phrase:los Juegos Píticos, Meneos
English translation:Pythian and Nemean Games
Entered by: Jason Willis-Lee
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13:08 Dec 5, 2003
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Social Sciences - History
Spanish term or phrase: los Juegos Píticos, Meneos
Esta sería una de las razones que originó la inclusión de los agones o pruebas físicas dentro de los rituales religiosos que se celebraban en Olimpia en honor de Zeus. Posteriormente, por imitación, estas pruebas físicas se introdujeron en otras celebraciones religiosas que dieron lugar a los Juegos Píticos, Meneos, etc
Jason Willis-Lee
Local time: 21:20
Pythian and Nemean games
Explanation:
The Nemean games were celebrated in honor of Hercules.
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Parrot
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los Juegos Píticos, Meneos
Pythian and Nemean games


Explanation:
The Nemean games were celebrated in honor of Hercules.


    Reference: http://ancienthistory.about.com/library/weekly/aa070400a.htm
Parrot
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