What does Sixth mean?

Definitions for Sixth
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sixthnoun

    position six in a countable series of things

  2. one-sixth, sixthnoun

    one part in six equal parts

  3. sixthadjective

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

  4. sixth, 6thadjective

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

Wiktionary

  1. sixthnoun

    The person or thing in the sixth position.

  2. sixthnoun

    One of six equal parts of a whole.

  3. sixthnoun

    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. sixthadjective

    The ordinal form of the number six.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sixthadjective

    first after the fifth; next in order after the fifth

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

  2. Sixthadjective

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

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

  3. Sixthnoun

    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. Sixthnoun

    the next in order after the fifth

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

  5. Sixthnoun

    the interval embracing six diatonic degrees of the scale

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

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  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?

  1. Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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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. Carly Fiorina:

    Having met Vladimir Putin, I wouldn't talk to him at all. We've talked way too much to him, what I would do, immediately, is begin rebuilding the Sixth Fleet, I would begin rebuilding the missile defense program in Poland, I would conduct regular, aggressive military exercises in the Baltic states.

  2. Josh Richards:

    After this fund is done, we're going to raise a second and a third, fourth, fifth, sixth and seventh.

  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. Adam Green:

    If Jon Ossoff comes in first place in the ruby-red district of Georgia's sixth ... it will make clear that this is the first domino to fall, we have Tom Perriello running in Virginia in June in a very competitive primary, we have Rob Quist running in a competitive special election in Montana.

  5. Martha Clare Morris:

    Everyone experiences decline with aging; and Alzheimer's disease is now the sixth leading cause of death in the U.S. which accounts for 60 to 80 percent of dementia's cases, there is still a great deal of study we need to do in this area, and I expect that we'll make further modifications as the science on diet and the brain advances.

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