Definition of essedarius
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LNS
essedārius, essedāria, essedārium
essedum
adjective (2-1-2)
  1. of or belonging to a war-chariot
  2. a gladiator
Abbreviations
essedārius, a, um, adj. essedum, of or belonging to a war-chariot: mulier, Petr. 45, 7.

—Hence, as subst.: essedari-us, i, m. A fighter in a (Gallic or British) war-chariot, Caes. B. G. 4, 24, 1; 5, 15, 1; 5, 19, 1; Cic. Fam. 7, 6 fin.

— In the Roman circus, a gladiator, Petr. 36, 6; Suet. Calig. 35; id. Claud. 21; Inscr. Orell. 2566; v. essedum.
 
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