ⓘ List of sports team names and symbols derived from Greek and Roman antiquity. Albirex Niigata The Japanese soccer team name is made from combining the star Albi ..

                                     

ⓘ List of sports team names and symbols derived from Greek and Roman antiquity

  • Albirex Niigata The Japanese soccer team name is made from combining the star Albireo and the Latin word Rex meaning king. In 1997, due to copyright issues, the team name was changed from Albireo Niigata to the current Albirex Niigata.
  • Juventus iuventūs, youth Italian soccer team
  • Toshiba Brave Lupus lupus, wolf Japanese rugby team
                                     

1. Symbols

  • Capitoline Wolf, emblem of the Italian soccer teams A.S. Roma and A.C. Siena.
  • Titormus the wrestler is the emblem of the Greek soccer team Panetolikos F.C.
  • A gladiator is depicted on the logos of Colchester Gladiators American football team and Atlanta Gladiators, ice hockey team.
  • An athlete wearing a laurel wreath kotinos is the emblem of Olympiacos CFP. The mascot of the team is a lion, named Thryleon, evoking a historical name of Piraeus Porto leone after Piraeus Lion.
  • Democritus the philosopher is depicted on the logo of the Greek soccer team Skoda Xanthi F.C.
  • Aquila, the Roman military sign of eagle is the emblem of the Italian soccer team S.S. Lazio. Lazios colours of white and sky blue were also inspired by the national emblem of Greece, due to the fact that Lazio is a mixed sports club this was chosen in recognition of the fact that the Ancient Olympic Games and along with it the sporting tradition in Europe is linked to Greece.
  • A legionary with Roman helmet is depicted on the logos of Binghamton Senators and Ottawa Senators, ice hockey teams North America
  • Epirote Leagues name in the coins Apeirotan, of Epirotes is written on the logo of the Greek soccer team PAS Giannina F.C.
  • The Lighthouse of Alexandria is depicted on the emblem of the Alexandrian soccer team El-Olympi, Egypt.
  • Hermess winged sandal is depicted on the logo of Hermes Volley Oostende.
                                     
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  • included the ancient Greek antiquity the War of Independence and important figures of the Greek history. Notable sculptors of the new state were Leonidas
  • disputed. Some mention an ancient Greek settlement of Skavala near the town. Others propose that the name is derived from the Italian cavallo which means
  • and the Supreme Council of Antiquities he leads. The discovery of the Rosetta Stone, a tablet written in ancient Greek Egyptian Demotic script, and Egyptian
  • group and language. North Macedonia was accused by Greece of appropriating symbols and figures that are historically considered part of Greek culture
  • Greece officially the Hellenic Republic Greek Ελληνική Δημοκρατία also known as Hellas Greek Ελλάς is a country located in Southeast Europe. Its
  • George Long, M.A. Appearing on pp. 723 724 of A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities by William Smith, D.C.L., LL.D. Published by John Murray, London
  • Europe. One list of these elements given by K. Bochmann includes: A common cultural and spiritual heritage derived from Greco - Roman antiquity Christianity
  • multilingual. Many educated Romans also spoke Greek and there was a large Greek Syriac and Jewish population in parts of Rome from well before the Empire
  • The Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities cf. Cic. post red. in Sen. 5, 12. As cited by The Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities Zonar. vii.