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Gender: Male Meaning of Sextus: "sixth born" Origin of Sextus: Latin

The name Sextus is a boy's name of Latin origin meaning "sixth born". Sextus and is often added to lists like Ancient Roman Names for Boys and discussed in our forums with posts like "Build a sibling set together!".

From the experts:

Just think about those inescapable "sexy" nicknames. The related Sixtus is not a huge improvement.

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Sextus's International Variations

Sisto, Sesto (Italian)

16 names similar to Sextus

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Czar Felix Says:


The spiritual name of sex-maniacs everywhere.

Zelliew Says:


I would bypass this one

clairels Says:


Somewhere there's a bully dreaming of meeting a kid with this name.

jordalini Says:


This is horrible, first sex then having no creativity and making the child feel unimportant

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faithnamer Says:


No way would this work anywhere but in ancient Pompeii.