See more synonyms on Thesaurus.com noun, plural tri·gae [tree-gahy, -jee, -gee, trahy-] /ˈtri gaɪ, -dʒi, -gi, ˈtraɪ-/. Classical Antiquity.
- a two-wheeled chariot drawn by a team of three horses.
Origin of triga
< Late Latin trīga,
contraction of Latin trijuga,
equivalent to tri- tri-
feminine derivative of jugum yoke1
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