What does Sixth mean?

Definitions for Sixth
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sixth(noun)

    position six in a countable series of things

  2. one-sixth, sixth(noun)

    one part in six equal parts

  3. sixth(adj)

    the musical interval between one note and another six notes away from it

  4. sixth, 6th(adj)

    coming next after the fifth and just before the seventh in position

Wiktionary

  1. sixth(Noun)

    The person or thing in the sixth position.

  2. sixth(Noun)

    One of six equal parts of a whole.

  3. sixth(Noun)

    The interval between one note and another, five notes higher in the scale, for example C to A, a major sixth, or C to A flat, a minor sixth. (Note that the interval covers six notes counting inclusively, for example C-D-E-F-G-A.)

  4. sixth(Adjective)

    The ordinal form of the number six.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sixth(adj)

    first after the fifth; next in order after the fifth

    Etymology: [From Six: cf. AS. sixta, siexta.]

  2. Sixth(adj)

    constituting or being one of six equal parts into which anything is divided

    Etymology: [From Six: cf. AS. sixta, siexta.]

  3. Sixth(noun)

    the quotient of a unit divided by six; one of six equal parts which form a whole

    Etymology: [From Six: cf. AS. sixta, siexta.]

  4. Sixth(noun)

    the next in order after the fifth

    Etymology: [From Six: cf. AS. sixta, siexta.]

  5. Sixth(noun)

    the interval embracing six diatonic degrees of the scale

    Etymology: [From Six: cf. AS. sixta, siexta.]

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Sixth' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4157

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Sixth' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1638

How to pronounce Sixth?

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How to say Sixth in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Sixth in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Sixth in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of Sixth in a Sentence

  1. W. Somerset Maugham:

    Money is like a sixth sense without which you cannot make a complete use of the other five.

  2. Charlie Yaxley:

    More than 600 people have now lost their life on the Mediterranean Sea this year, if current trends continue, we are likely to see more than a thousand people lose their life on the Mediterranean for the sixth year in a row, which is a bleak milestone for us to be reaching.

  3. Locker Room Fight Bowles:

    I'll let them tell you, it's something very childish that sixth graders could have talked about and it had no reason happening. If they want to tell you what happened, they can tell you what happened, but I told them I wouldn't say anything about it, so I'll keep it there.

  4. Haley Joel Osment:

    Being an actor, you can never count on things being smash successes all the time, i remember having that feeling with The Sixth Sense like, Its not always gonna be like that.

  5. Brian Marquis:

    We came up with this week six years ago. This is our sixth year, the idea really is to counteract the myths about drugs and alcohol that teens get from the Internet, from television, movies (and) music.

Images & Illustrations of Sixth

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