Definitions for sixtyˈsɪks tisix·ty

Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:0.0 / 0 votes

the cardinal number that is the product of ten and six

being ten more than fifty

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1. sixtynumeral

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 DictionaryRate this definition:0.0 / 0 votes

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.

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1. sixty

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).

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1. sixty

Sixty is a numerical value, an integer that is equivalent to two times thirty, three times twenty, and six times ten. It is often recognized as a significant numerical figure in various systems including the sexagesimal (base 60) and duodecimal systems. It is also notable as the number of minutes in an hour, and seconds in a minute, in the concept of time.

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six times ten; fifty-nine and one more; threescore

2. Sixtynoun

the sum of six times ten; sixty units or objects

3. Sixtynoun

a symbol representing sixty units, as 60, lx., or LX

4. Etymology: [AS. siextig; akin to G. sechzig, Goth. sahs tigjus. See Six, Ten, and cf. Sixteen.]

Chambers 20th Century DictionaryRate this definition:0.0 / 0 votes

1. Sixty

siks′ti, adj. and n. six times ten.—adj. and n. Six′tieth, the sixth tenth: the ordinal of sixty. [A.S. sixtig.]

British National Corpus

1. Written Corpus Frequency

Rank popularity for the word 'sixty' in Written Corpus Frequency: #329

1. xysti

Numerology

1. Chaldean Numerology

The numerical value of sixty in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

2. Pythagorean Numerology

The numerical value of sixty in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of sixty in a Sentence

1. The secret of long life is double careers. One to about age sixty, then another for the next thirty years.

2. Sixty to seventy thousand people in the camps in north Aleppo are moving towards Turkey. My mind is not now in London, but on our border - how to relocate these new people coming from Syria? three hundred thousand people living in Aleppo are ready to move towards Turkey.

3. When you are talking about 20 billion dollars worth of projects, what is 161 million? One-hundred-and-sixty-one million dollars is my six weeks' need.

4. Sixty percent of [Generation Z] are already working in some capacity.

5. There seems to be one person in this race who's actually genuine and not crazy. And that's Bernie, he uses the word socialist, which in the United States is what? Sixty percent socialist now? We're a mixed economy. This is all stuff a libertarian probably shouldn't say, but 'socialist' isn't a dirty word. It's a different way of looking at how the government works.

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Translations for sixty

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• sestig
• سِتُّونَ, سِتِّينَ
• altmış
• алтмыш
• шэ́сцьдзесят
• шестдесет
• ষাট
• tri-ugent
• seixanta
• кхузткъа
• šedesát
• шєсть дєсѧтъ
• chwe' deg, trigain
• tres
• sechzig
• εξήντα
• sesdek
• sesenta
• kuuskümmend
• hirurogei
• شصت
• kuusikymmentä
• ono saga vulu
• soixante
• sechstich
• seasca
• sesenta
• tree feed
• sittin
• שישים
• साठ
• hatvan
• վաթսուն
• sexanta
• enam puluh
• sextíu
• sessanta
• 六十
• სამოთსი
• алпыс
• ហុកសិប
• 六十, 예순, 육십
• شه‌ست
• алтымыш
• sexaginta
• ຫົກສິບ
• šešiasdešimt
• sešdesmit
• ono tekau
• шеесет
• жар
• enam puluh
• sittin
• ခြောက်ဆယ်
• añama
• zestig
• seksti
• hastą́diin
• makumi asanu n'limodzi
• seissanta
• ningodwaasimidana
• sześćdziesiąt
• sessenta
• suqta chunka
• sissànta, sesanta, sesaunta, sessanta, sissonta
• șaizeci
• шестьдесят
• षष्टि
• sessanta
• шездесет, šezdeset
• හැට
• šesťdesiat
• šestdeset
• onogafulu
• gjashtëdhjetë
• sextio
• sitini
• అరవై
• шаст
• หกสิบ
• altmyş
• onongofulu
• altmış
• алтмыш
• ono 'ahuru
• шiстьдесят
• ساٹھ
• oltmish
• sáu mươi
• mäldeg
• זעכציק
• 六十

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