Nemea


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Ne·me·a

 (nē′mē-ə)
A valley of the northern Peloponnesus in southern Greece. According to legend, Hercules slew a monstrous lion here as the first of his 12 labors.

Ne′me·an adj. & n.

Nemea

(nɪˈmiːə)
n
(Placename) (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

Ne•me•a

(ˈni mi ə)

n.
a valley in SE Greece, in ancient Argolis.
Ne•me•an (nɪˈmi ən, ˈni mi-) adj.
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Avoiding therefore Nemea on the Isthmus of Corinth, to which he supposed the oracle to refer, Hesiod retired to Oenoe in Locris where he was entertained by Amphiphanes and Ganyetor, sons of a certain Phegeus.
The development of the SAS in Nemea, Peloponnese, will be a key infrastructure milestone for EAN, which was unveiled by Inmarsat last month as the first aviation passenger connectivity solution in Europe to combine an advanced satellite network and LTE-based ground network, the latter of which will be operated by Deutsche Telekom.
We have ambitious plans in the Nemea region and continue to evaluate opportunities to establish Takeda as a key player in the area.
In part two of The Lions Of Nemea, the detectives are still trying to get to the bottom of the Rose Anderson case.
LEWIS ITV 9pm In part two of The Lions Of Nemea, the detectives are still trying to get to the bottom of the Rose Anderson case.
Red on Black Nemea 2012 is an IWC bronze medal wine made from Greece's most widely planted red grape, agiorgitiko.
This is a fine dry red from southern Greece, a combination of Agiorgitiko and Syrah varieties from Nemea region.
There are even some wines from places in Greece, like Naoussa and Nemea.
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This method was applied early in the development of intensive Mediterranean survey, and was employed at projects such as the Nemea Valley Archaeological Project, the Northern Keos Survey, and the Pylos Regional Archaeological Project (Wright et al.
For instance, the twins Euneus and Thoas rescued their mother Hypsipyle from captivity in Nemea (the legend is recounted in Didymus' hypothesis to Pindar's Nemeans and in Stat.
For diehard enthusiasts it's a two-hour drive north to Olympia while Nemea, where there's still an ancient running track and stadium, is a two-hour journey east.