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sixteen

1. the cardinal number that is the sum of ten and six
2. a numeral, 16, XVI, etc., representing this number
3. Music the numeral 16 used as the lower figure of a time signature to indicate that the beat is measured in semiquavers

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

This number traditionally represents a young girl’s debut into womanhood when she celebrated her sweet sixteen birthday, so it could represent a time of maturity. In numerology, the

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Michael Angelo, who, no doubt, felt even in the sixteenth century that it was dying, had a last idea, an idea of despair.
If, in place of the characteristic monuments which we have just described, we examine the general aspect of art from the sixteenth to the eighteenth century, we notice the same phenomena of decay and phthisis.
The style, also, in the narrower sense, is strong and good, and does its part to make the book, except for the Wiclif Bible, unquestionably the greatest monument of English prose of the entire period before the sixteenth century.
On the sixteenth day, at last, she came back without it.
If, on the sixteenth day after your departure, at eight o'clock in the evening you are not here, no money--even if it be but five minutes past eight.
He gained just twelve hours by this engagement; he was to be back on the sixteenth day, by eight o'clock in the evening.
Send 'Constance,' private car, here, and arrange for special to leave here Sunday in time to connect with New York Limited at Sixteenth Street, Chicago, Tuesday next.