Definition of Charles's Wain in English:

Charles's Wain

Syllabification: Charles's Wain
archaic , chiefly British
The Big Dipper.

Origin

Old English Carles wægn 'the wain of Carl (Charlemagne)', perhaps because the star Arcturus was associated with King Arthur, with whom Charlemagne was connected in legend.

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