sext

Derivation

  • Latin: sextus, six

Profile

In the Divine Office, the office of the sixth hour (midday), comprising an invariable hymn, three variable psalms, little chapter, response, and oration proper to the day.

MLA Citation

  • “sext”. New Catholic Dictionary. Saints.SQPN.com. 27 August 2013. Web. 26 December 2014. <>