Associations to the word «Olympia»


OLYMPIA, proper noun. An ancient city in Greece, home of the very first Olympic Games, see w:Olympia, Greece
OLYMPIA, proper noun. The capital city of the US state of Washington, see w:Olympia, Washington.
OLYMPIA, proper noun. A female given name; quite rare in English.

Dictionary definition

OLYMPIA, noun. Capital of the state of Washington; located in western Washington on Puget Sound.
OLYMPIA, noun. A plain in Greece in the northwestern Peloponnese; the chief sanctuary of Zeus and the site of the original Olympian Games.

Wise words

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Leo Tolstoy