previous next

quadrīgae ārum, f

for quadriiugae, a team of four, four-abreast, four-in-hand, four-horse team .—Of horses, with or without the car or vehicle, rarely of the car alone: duabus admotis quadrigis, in currūs earum inligat Mettium, L.: Glauci Potniades malis membra absumpsere quadrigae, V.: curru quadrigarum vehi: cum carceribus sese effudere quadrigae, V.: falcatae, with scythes fastened to the yokes , L.: roseis Aurora quadrigis, V.: Apta quadrigis equa, H.—Fig., a swift car : quadrigis poeticis, i. e. with utmost speed : navibus atque Quadrigis petimus bene vivere, i. e. by every means in our power , H.

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 United States License.

An XML version of this text is available for download, with the additional restriction that you offer Perseus any modifications you make. Perseus provides credit for all accepted changes, storing new additions in a versioning system.

hide Dictionary Entry Lookup
Use this tool to search for dictionary entries in all lexica.
Search for in
hide Display Preferences
Greek Display:
Arabic Display:
View by Default:
Browse Bar: