charioteer

[char-ee-uh-teer]
noun
1.
a chariot driver.
2.
(initial capital letter) Astronomy. the constellation Auriga.

Origin:
1300–50; chariot + -eer; replacing Middle English charietere < Middle French charetier, equivalent to Old French charete cart (char car1 + -ete -ette) + -ier -eer

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charioteer (ˌtʃærɪəˈtɪə)
 
n
the driver of a chariot

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He brandished a lightning bolt in his hand, and flung it at the charioteer.
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