desultor

noun
de·​sul·​tor | \də̇ˈsəltə(r), dēˈ-\
plural desultors\-​(r)z \ or desultores\ˌdesəlˈtōrˌēz \

Definition of desultor 

: a rider trained to leap from one horse to another (as in the circensian games)

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History and Etymology for desultor

Latin, from desultus + -or

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