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?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say Sixth in sign language?

  1. sixth

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. Jessica Christensen:

    I was raised in polygamy. I was born to Heidi and John Daniel. Heidi is John Daniel’s sixth wife out of 14 wives. My lifestyle growing up was kind of like she was just a single mom. My dad was the disciplinarian, it was a pretty abusive environment, primarily physical abuse from my dad, and then there was also sexual abuse within the group from children to children—the older children to younger children.

  2. Sarah Paulson:

    I love his [ M. Night Shyamalan ] movies. I've always loved his movies. I remember where I was when I saw' Sixth Sense,'' Unbreakable' and' Signs' and what I did after. i just remember so many points in my own personal history that are associated with seeing movies of Bruce Willis.

  3. Gleb Tumanov:

    I'm here because of Vladimir Putin's desire to stay for a fifth term or even maybe a sixth, it just feels sad. And reminiscent of the Soviet Union. I didn't spend very much time living in the Soviet Union obviously but neither do I have any desire to do so.

  4. Corey Conners:

    Got off to a great start, birdied number five and walked to sixth tee thinking, 'wow, this is really awesome' and then reeled off four bogeys, i didn't get too down on myself. I knew I was playing really well. It was nice to have a little break between nine and 10 and give myself a bit of a pep talk.

  5. Prosecutor Alex Perrin:

    Five people suffered light injuries, while the sixth was more serious.

Images & Illustrations of Sixth

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