[ chahrl-ziz weyn ]
/ ˈtʃɑrl zɪz ˈweɪn /
noun British Astronomy.
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Origin of Charles's Wain
before 1000; Old English Carles wægn Carl's wagon (Carl for Charlemagne); see wain
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British Dictionary definitions for charles's wain
/ (weɪn) /
another name for the Plough
Word Origin for Charles's Wain
Old English Carles wægn, from Carl Charlemagne + wægn wain
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