Definition of quadrigate in US English:

quadrigate

adjective

  • Of a coin, sculpture, etc.: stamped or decorated with the figure of a quadriga. rare before 20th cent.

noun

  • A coin stamped with the figure of a quadriga. Now rare.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in Philemon Holland (1552–1637), translator. From classical Latin quadrīgātus (adjective) stamped with the figure of a four-horsed chariot, (noun) coin stamped with the figure of a four-horsed chariot from quadrīga + -ātus.