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six

1. the cardinal number that is the sum of five and one
2. a numeral, 6, VI, etc., representing this number
3. something representing, represented by, or consisting of six units, such as a playing card with six symbols on it
4. Cricket
a. a stroke in which the ball crosses the boundary without bouncing
b. the six runs scored for such a stroke
5. a division of a Brownie Guide or Cub Scout pack

What does it mean when you dream about the number six?

In numerology the number six represents harmony and peacemaking qualities.

References in classic literature ?
But the King and the Queen with their six brothers lived many years in happiness and peace.
We 'll put in a new switchboard in sixty days," he said; "and agree to forfeit six hundred dollars a day for delay.
It was a cabin measuring six feet square, very much like that occupied by the pilot on the steamboats of the Mississippi or Hudson.
In sixty dogs, forming six packs, divided as follows: the first, for the stag; the second, for the wolf; the third, for the wild boar; the fourth, for the hare; and the two others, for setters and protection.
I know not if it was that first day, or many days afterwards, that there came to me, my sister, the daughter my mother loved the best; yes, more I am sure even than she loved me, whose great glory she has been since I was six years old.
Drive back six years," I said to the cabby, "and stop at the Junior Old Fogies' Club.
To make matters worse, this dangerous river travel could not be done in the dark, and their working day was reduced to the six hours of twilight.
Somebody had to pay for the six quarts, which, multiplied by thirty, amounted to a tidy sum in the course of the month; and, since that man was Dag Daughtry, he found it necessary to pass Michael inboard on the Makambo through a starboard port-hole.
I could not understand six thousand natives putting up with that withered shrimp of a tyrant.
Then I counted the dogs an' there was still six of 'em.
All who throw under six, stay; all who throw over six, go.
That a man bets ten dollars at the ring side that I win against six dollars another man is betting that I lose.