sexto

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin sextus (sixth).

Noun[edit]

sexto (plural sextos)

  1. A book consisting of sheets each of which is folded into six leaves.

See also[edit]

English paper and book sizes
Latin folio quarto sexto octavo duodecimo sextodecimo octodecimo vicesimo-quarto trigesimo-secundo quadragesimo-octavo sexagesimo-quarto
ALA F Q   O D S T   Tt Fe Sf
ht. (cm) > 30 25-30 25-30 20-25 17.5-20 15-17.5 12.5-15 12.5-15 10-12.5 7.5-10 < 7.5
printers' folio quarto sixmo octavo twelvemo sixteenmo eighteenmo twenty-fourmo thirty-twomo forty-eightmo sixty-fourmo
abbrev. fo or f 4to 6to or 6mo 8vo 12mo 16mo 18mo 24mo 32mo 48mo 64mo
abbrev. 12º 16º 18º 24º 32º 48º 64º
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for sexto in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)


French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Blend of sexe +‎ texto

Noun[edit]

sexto m (plural sextos)

  1. sext

Adverb[edit]

sexto

  1. sixthly

Latin[edit]

Numeral[edit]

sextō

  1. dative masculine singular of sextus
  2. dative neuter singular of sextus
  3. ablative masculine singular of sextus
  4. ablative neuter singular of sextus

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Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese ordinal numbers
 <  5º 7º  > 
    Cardinal : seis
    Ordinal : sexto

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese sexto, seisto, sesto, from Latin sextus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Ordinal number[edit]

sexto m (feminine sexta, masculine plural sextos, feminine plural sextas)

  1. sixth

Synonyms[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Spanish numbers (edit)
60
 ←  5 6 7  → 
    Cardinal: seis
    Ordinal: sexto
    Multiplier: séxtuple
    Fractional: sexto, seisavo

Etymology[edit]

From Latin sextus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈseksto/, [ˈsekst̪o]
  • IPA(key): /ˈsesto/, [ˈsest̪o]
  • Hyphenation: sex‧to

Abbreviations[edit]

Adjective[edit]

sexto (feminine singular sexta, masculine plural sextos, feminine plural sextas)

  1. sixth
Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

sexto m (plural sextos, feminine sexta, feminine plural sextas)

  1. sixth