totaling six more than ten
Origin of sixteenMiddle English sixtene ; from Old English syxtene: see six and amp; -teen
the cardinal number between fifteen and seventeen; 16; XVI
- The cardinal number equal to the sum of 15 + 1.
- The 16th in a set or sequence.
Origin of sixteenMiddle English sixtene, from Old English sixt&ymacron;ne; see s(w)eks in Indo-European roots.
- Ordinal: sixteenth