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Boy Name: Sextus

Name: Sextus
Pronunciation: \sex-tus\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: sixth
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Sexton, Saxton
Variant forms: Sesto, Sixto, Sixtus


Sextus \sex-tus\ as a boy's name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Sextus is "sixth". Name of five popes, though less common tha Septimus or Octavius.

Sextus has 3 variant forms: Sesto, Sixto and Sixtus.

Baby names that sound like Sextus are Sexton and Saxton.

View a list of the 3 names that reference Sextus.


Sextus is not a popular first name for men and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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