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Olympic Games


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    • us: Aolinpike yun dong hui
    • us: Games of the Olympiad
    • us: Giochi Olimpici
    • us: Giochi Olimpici estivi
    • us: Ígre olimpijáde
    • us: Igrzyska olimpijskie
    • us: Jeux Olympiques
    • us: Jeux Olympiques d'été
    • us: JO (Jeux Olympiques)
    • us: Jocs Olímpics
    • us: Jocs Olímpics d'estiu
    • us: Jocuri Olimpice
    • us: Jocuri Olimpice de vară
    • us: Jogos Olímpicos
    • us: Juegos Olímpicos
    • us: Juegos Olímpicos de Verano
    • us: Letné olympijské hry
    • us: Letni olimpiĭski igri
    • us: Letní olympijské hry
    • us: Letnie igrzyska olimpijskie
    • us: Letnie Olimpiĭskie igry
    • us: Letnii︠a︡ Alimpiĭskii︠a︡ hulʹni
    • us: Ljetne olimpijske igre
    • us: OI
    • us: Olimpiada
    • us: Olimpíadas
    • us: Olimpiade
    • us: Olimpiade Musim Panas
    • us: Olimpiadi estive
    • us: Olimpiaj ludoj
    • us: Olimpiese Spele
    • us: Olimpiĭski igri
    • us: Olimpiĭsʹki ihry
    • us: Olimpiĭskie igry
    • us: Olimpijske igre
    • us: Olimpikoj
    • us: Olimpinės žaidynės
    • us: Olimpiskās spēles
    • us: Olimpiski igri
    • us: Olimpiyat Oyunları
    • us: Olimpiyatlar
    • us: Olympiakoi Agōnes
    • us: Olympic Summer Games
    • us: Olympics (Games)
    • us: Olympijské hry
    • us: Olympische Sommerspiele
    • us: Olympische Spelen
    • us: Olympische Spiele
    • us: Olympische Zomerspelen
    • us: Olympiska sommarspelen
    • us: Olympiska spelen
    • us: Olympiske leikar
    • us: Olympiske leker
    • us: Olympiske sommarleikar
    • us: Olympiske sommerlege
    • us: Olympiske sommerleker
    • us: Orinpikku
    • us: Poletne olimpijske igre
    • us: Someraj Olimpikoj
    • us: Sommar-OS
    • us: Sommer-OL
    • us: Spelen van de Olympiade
    • us: Summer Olympic Games
    • us: Summer Olympics
    • us: Therinoi Olympiakoi Agōnes
    • us: Vasaras Olimpiskās spēles
    • us: Ολυμπιακοί Αγώνες
    • us: Θερινοί Ολυμπιακοί Αγώνες
    • us: ОИ
    • us: Олимписки игри
    • us: Олимпијске игре
    • us: Олимпийски игри
    • us: Олимпийские игры
    • us: Олімпійські ігри
    • us: Летни олимпийски игри
    • us: Летние Олимпийские игры
    • us: Летнія Алімпійскія гульні
    • us: 奥林匹克运动会
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    • found: LC data base, 01-14-94 (usages: Olympic Games, Olympics, Winter Olympic Games, Special Olympics, Paralympics, International Culinary Competition)
    • found: International Olympic Committee Web site, Apr. 6, 2006 (Olympic Summer Games; Jeux Olympiques d'été)
    • found: Wikipedia, July 16, 2008 (Olympic Games; Summer Olympics; Summer Olympic Games or the Games of the Olympiad; Olympics) Afrikaans site (Olimpiese Spele) Belarusian site (Летнія Алімпійскія гульні = Letnii︠a︡ Alimpiĭskii︠a︡ hulʹni) Bosnian site (Ljetne olimpijske igre; Olimpijske igre (OI)) Bulgarian site (Олимпийски игри = Olimpiĭski igri; Летни олимпийски игри = Letni olimpiĭski igri) Catalan site (Jocs Olímpics d'estiu; Jocs Olímpics) Czech site (Letní olympijské hry) Danish site (Sommer-OL (de olympiske sommerlege)) German site (Olympische Sommerspiele; Olympische Spiele) Greek site (Θερινοί Ολυμπιακοί Αγώνες = Therinoi Olympiakoi Agōnes; Ολυμπιακοί Αγώνες = Olympiakoi Agōnes) Spanish site (Juegos Olímpicos de Verano; Juegos Olímpicos) Esperanto site (Someraj Olimpikoj; Olimpiaj ludoj, aŭ Olimpikoj) French site (Jeux Olympiques; also called JO or Jeux; Jeux Olympiques d'été) Indonesian site (Olimpiade Musim Panas; Olimpiade) Italian site (Olimpiadi estive; Giochi Olimpici Estivi; Giochi Olimpici) Latvian site (Vasaras Olimpiskās spēles; Olimpiskās spēles) Lithuanian site (Olimpinės žaidynės (or Olimpiada)) Macedonian site (Олимписки игри = Olimpiski igri) Dutch site (Olympische Zomerspelen or Spelen van de Olympiade; Olympische Spelen) Japanese site (近代オリンピック = Kindai orinpikku) Norwegian (Nynorsk) site (Olympiske sommarleikar; Olympiske leikar) Norwegian (Bokmål) site (Olympiske sommerleker; Olympiske leker) Polish site (Igrzyska olimpijskie; Letnie igrzyska olimpijskie) Portuguese site (Jogos Olímpicos also called Olimpíadas) Romanian site (Jocuri Olimpice; Jocuri Olimpice de vară) Russian site (Олимпийские игры = Olimpiĭskie igry; Летние Олимпийские игры = Letnie Olimpiĭskie igry) Serbian site (Олимпијске игре (ОИ) = Olimpijske igre) Slovak site (Letné olympijské hry; Olympijské hry) Slovenian site (Poletne olimpijske igre or Ígre olimpijáde; Olimpijske igre) Swedish site (Olympiska spelen; Olympiska sommarspelen; sommar-OS) Chinese site (奥林匹克运动会 = Aolinpike yun dong hui) Turkish site (Olimpiyat Oyunları; Olimpiyatlar) Ukrainian site (Олімпійські ігри = Olimpiĭsʹki ihry)
  • Editorial Notes

    • [Non-Latin script references not evaluated.]
    • [DESCRIPTIVE USAGE: See also related access points for individual instances of this event which include specific information about the number, date, or place of the individual event, e.g.: Olympic Games (24th : 1988 : Seoul, Korea). Search also for individual names found under the following headings: Olympic Winter Games, Special Olympics, Paralympics, International Culinary Competition.]
    • [SUBJECT USAGE: Name headings for individual Olympic Games are valid for use as subject headings. Comprehensive works about the Olympic Games in general are entered under the subject heading: Olympics.]
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    • 1994-01-14: new
    • 2015-01-29: revised
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