sexta

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin sextus (sixth).

Adjective[edit]

sexta

  1. feminine singular of sext

Noun[edit]

la sexta major
la sexta menor

sexta f (plural sextes)

  1. (music) sixth
  2. sext; a liturgical hour

Derived terms[edit]


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

See sextus. As a noun, by agreement with an implied hora (hour).

Noun[edit]

sexta f (genitive sextae); first declension

  1. Noon, reckoned as the sixth hour of daylight.
  2. (Roman Catholicism) Sext, the service appointed to this hour.

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative sexta sextae
Genitive sextae sextārum
Dative sextae sextīs
Accusative sextam sextās
Ablative sextā sextīs
Vocative sexta sextae

Descendants[edit]

  • English: sext

Numeral[edit]

sexta

  1. inflection of sextus:
    1. nominative/vocative feminine singular
    2. nominative/accusative/vocative neuter plural

Numeral[edit]

sextā

  1. ablative feminine singular of sextus

References[edit]


Old Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *sehstô (sixth).

Adjective[edit]

sexta

  1. sixth

Descendants[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (abbreviation)

Pronunciation[edit]

 
 
  • IPA(key): (Portugal) /ˈsɐjʃ.tɐ/, [ˈsɐjʃ.tɐ]
    • IPA(key): (Central Portugal) /ˈsejʃ.tɐ/, [ˈsejʃ.tɐ]
    • IPA(key): (Southern Portugal) /ˈseʃ.tɐ/, [ˈseʃ.tɐ]

Numeral[edit]

sexta

  1. feminine singular of sexto

Noun[edit]

sexta f (plural sextas)

  1. Shortening of sexta-feira: Friday

Adverb[edit]

sexta (not comparable)

  1. Shortening of sexta-feira: on a Friday

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

sexta f (plural sextas)

  1. female equivalent of sexto
  2. (music) sixth
  3. This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.

Adjective[edit]

sexta

  1. feminine singular of sexto

Further reading[edit]