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Nemea

(nē`mēə, nĭmē`ə), city of ancient Greece, in N Argolis. At the temple of Zeus were held the Nemean games, which from 573 B.C. were one of the four Panhellenic festivals; the games were held in the second and fourth years of each Olympiad. Of Pindar's odes, 11 celebrate Nemean victories. The temple and palaestra have been excavated. Nemea is also the name of a river that formed the boundary of Corinth and Sicyon (near modern Sikión).

Nemea

(in ancient Greece) a valley in N Argolis in the NE Peloponnese; site of the Nemean Games, a Panhellenic festival and athletic competition held every other year
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One day it rained and thundered on the Nemean forest, for which until then they had cared, and in which were hidden Vico's "giants," all astonishment and ferocity (The New Science [377] 117).
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Book 5 begins with chapters on the four principal athletic contests in Greece--the Olympian, Pythian, Nemean, and Isthmian games--but concludes with chapters on several important deities--Mercury, Ceres, and Bacchus.
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