a two-wheeled chariot drawn by four horses harnessed abreast.
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How to use quadriga in a sentence
The god is standing upright in his quadriga, conducted by Mercury and holding in his arms the form of Vibia.The Catacombs of Rome | William Henry Withrow
It represents a picture in a circle, repeated over and over again, of a warrior in his quadriga.Needlework As Art | Marian Alford
A Hercules within, and the quadriga upon the gable of the same temple, both also of terra-cotta, are ascribed to this artist.History of Ancient Art | Franz von Reber
The helmeted Athené and Helios in his quadriga figure by the side of Buddha.A history of art in ancient Egypt, Vol. I (of 2) | Georges Perrot
quadriga, kwod-rī′ga, n. in Greek and Roman times a two-wheeled car drawn by four horses abreast:—pl.
British Dictionary definitions for quadriga
(in the classical world) a two-wheeled chariot drawn by four horses abreast
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