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sixty, 60, LXadjective
the cardinal number that is the product of ten and six
sixty, 60, lx, threescoreadjective
being ten more than fifty
The cardinal number occurring after fifty-nine and before sixty-one, represented in Roman numerals as LX and in Arabic numerals as 60.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Six times ten.
Etymology: sixtig , Saxon.
When the boats were come within sixty yards of the pillar, they found themselves all bound, and could go no farther. Francis Bacon.
Of which 7 times 9, or the year 63, is conceived to carry with it the most considerable fatality. Thomas Browne, Vulg. Errours.
60 (sixty) (Listen ) is the natural number following 59 and preceding 61. Being three times 20, it is called threescore in older literature (kopa in Slavic, Schock in Germanic).
six times ten; fifty-nine and one more; threescore
the sum of six times ten; sixty units or objects
a symbol representing sixty units, as 60, lx., or LX
Etymology: [AS. siextig; akin to G. sechzig, Goth. sahs tigjus. See Six, Ten, and cf. Sixteen.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
siks′ti, adj. and n. six times ten.—adj. and n. Six′tieth, the sixth tenth: the ordinal of sixty. [A.S. sixtig.]
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The numerical value of Sixty in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of Sixty in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Examples of Sixty in a Sentence
He was on what is known as the Second Schweinfurt Raid where 600 planes were in the raid. Sixty were shot down. He never said anything special about it.
I have a problem about being nearly sixty I keep waking up in the morning and thinking I'm thirty-one.
Going to work for a large company is like getting on a train. Are you going sixty miles an hour or is the train going sixty miles an hour and you're just sitting still
A lot of people are not aware of how much zoos have evolved over the last forty to fifty, sixty — one hundred years, modern zoos in the 21st century not only take care of animals and exhibit them to the public — we work to save species.
The chimney had the same angle for three hundred and sixty meters. It was almost vertical, so when you fell, you fell hard into the wall. So it's something different [... ] I had to get used to the falling to just keep this out of my mind. Like to not be scared to fall.
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- سِتُّونَ, سِتِّينَArabic
- seixantaCatalan, Valencian
- шєсть дєсѧтъOld Church Slavonic, Church Slavonic, Old Bulgarian
- chwe' deg, trigainWelsh
- ono saga vuluFijian
- sechstichWestern Frisian
- fichead, seasgad, trìScottish Gaelic
- tree feedManx
- enam puluhIndonesian
- 六十, 예순, 육십Korean
- ono tekauMāori
- enam puluhMalay
- hastą́diinNavajo, Navaho
- makumi asanu n'limodziChichewa, Chewa, Nyanja
- ningodwaasimidanaOjibwe, Ojibwa
- suqta chunkaQuechua
- sissànta, sesanta, sesaunta, sessanta, sissontaRomansh
- шездесет, šezdesetSerbo-Croatian
- හැටSinhala, Sinhalese
- onongofuluTonga (Tonga Islands)
- ono 'ahuruTahitian
- sáu mươiVietnamese
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