Sixtus - Meaning of Sixtus

What does Sixtus mean?

[ syll. six-tus, si-xt-us ] The baby boy name Sixtus is pronounced as SIHKSAHS †. Sixtus is used mostly in the English and German languages, and it is of Latin and Old Greek origin. Old Greek origin, German use: It is derived from the element 'xystos' which means polished. Old forms of Sixtus include Sixtus (Latin), Xystos (Old Greek), and Xystus (Latin). The generic name has been used by various popes.

In addition, Sixtus is a variant spelling of the English name Sextus.

The Italian name Sisto is a derivative of Sixtus.

See also the related form, the Italian Sesto.

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Sixtus is not regularly used as a baby name for boys. It is not ranked within the top 1000 names.

Baby names that sound like Sixtus include Sabba, Sabbah, Sacco, Sacha, Sachey, Sachi, Sachiell, Sachy, Saeje, Saga, Sagaz, Sago, Sagwau, Sagwaw, Saha, Sahaj, Sahas, Sai, Saije, and Sajag.

† approx pronunciation for Sixtus: S as in "see (S.IY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)"

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