What does the word sixteen mean?

    Part of speech: adjective, noun

  • Sixteenth.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Ten and six.

Usage examples for sixteen

  1. Their only daughter is sixteen years of age, and is named Eternal Life. – Eastern Shame Girl The Wedding of Ya-Nei; A Strange Destiny; The Error of the Embroidered Slipper; The Counterfeit Old Woman; The Monastery of the Esteemed-Lotus; A Complicated Marriage by Charles Georges Souli
  2. Last year we paid sixteen and a half a dozen. – Tales of the Road by Charles N. Crewdson