Definition of Auriga in English:

Auriga

proper noun

Astronomy
  • A large northern constellation (the Charioteer), said to represent a man holding a whip.

Pronunciation

Auriga

/ôˈrīɡə/ /ɔˈraɪɡə/

adjective

(also Aurigae)
Astronomy
  • postpositive Used with preceding Greek letter or numeral to designate a star in the constellation Auriga.

    • ‘the star Theta Aurigae’

Pronunciation

Auriga

/ôˈrīɡə/ /ɔˈraɪɡə/

Origin

Latin. Aurigae is the Latin genitive of Auriga.