quadrigae

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quadrigae

  1. plural form of quadriga

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quadrīgae

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Contracted from quadriiugae, feminine plural of quadriiugus (of or pertaining to a team of four)

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Noun[edit]

quadrīgae f pl (genitive quadrīgārum); first declension

  1. A four horse team, especially used for chariot racing.
  2. (poetic) The four-horse team drawing the chariot of the sun.
  3. (figuratively) Free rein, free course.

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