This stop sign is a hexagon.

The definition of a hexagon is a figure with six sides.

A stop sign with six sides is an example of a hexagon.

## hexagon

a plane figure with six angles and six sides

Origin of hexagon

Classical Latin*hexagonum*from Classical Greek

*hexag?non*, hexagon, neuter of

*hexag?nos*, six-cornered from

*hex*, six +

*g?nia*, a corner, angle: see knee

## hexagon

noun

A polygon with six sides and six angles.

Origin of hexagon

Latin*hexagōnum*

*from*Greek

*hexagōnos*

*having six angles*

*hexa-*

*hexa-*

*-gōnos*

*angled*; see

**-gon**.

**hexagon**