noun, genitive Aurigae [aw-rahy-jee] . Astronomy.
the Charioteer, a northern constellation between Perseus and Gemini, containing the bright star Capella.

1400–50; late Middle English < Latin: charioteer Unabridged
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Auriga (ɔːˈraɪɡə)
n , Latin genitive Aurigae
a conspicuous constellation in the N hemisphere between the Great Bear and Orion, at the edge of the Milky Way. It contains the first magnitude star Capella and the supergiant eclipsing binary star Epsilon Aurigae
[Latin: charioteer]

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northern constellation, from L. auriga "a charioteer, driver," from aureæ "bridle of a horse" (from os, gen. oris, "mouth") + agere "set in motion, drive, lead" (see act).
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Auriga   (ô-rī'gə)  Pronunciation Key 
A constellation in the Northern Hemisphere near Gemini and Perseus. Auriga (the Charioteer) contains the bright star Capella.
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