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After sixteen weeks have elapsed it is worth checking that this is indeed happening. Say Goodbye to Debt (1994)The soldiers on the ground got pinned down for sixteen hours. THE ZANZIBAR CHEST: A Memoir of Love and War (2003)Sixteen people were trapped on the ride for up to four and a half hours. Times, Sunday Times (2015)This is directed towards the lower ability groups aged less than sixteen. Basic Marketing. Principles and Practice (1986)The next month we recruited sixteen more. Christianity Today (2000)Sometimes his working day would last sixteen or more hours. The Search for Justice - a history of Britain and the British people Volume III (1990)Sixteen hours was going to be a doddle. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Sixteen people were taken to hospital as a precaution. The Sun (2015)Sixteen months is a long time and life has moved on in his absence. Times, Sunday Times (2015)His message had been written only sixteen days before. Somewhere East of Life (1994)Sixteen people were injured in the attack. Times, Sunday Times (2008)She had been thinking of him the moment before, as unquestionably sixteen miles distant. Emma (1815)Sixteen times as many people in Britain play football as rugby so we should focus on that. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Five days a week for sixteen weeks they walked for 90 minutes a day. The Family Nutrition Workbook (1988)She was trained as a pianist, and began publishing poetry at the age of sixteen. The Times Literary Supplement (2014)Cut the number of ministries from sixteen to ten, reduce special advisers and cut out cars and other benefits for ministers? Times, Sunday Times (2015)It usually reaches its peak around nine to ten weeks after the last period, and declines by week fourteen to sixteen. The Family Nutrition Workbook (1988)And I randomly found this flat and it was number sixteen. THE LAST PARTY: Britpop, Blair and the demise of English rock (2003)Young people between the ages of ten and sixteen are usually dealt with in the Juvenile Court. Working with Teenagers (1994)
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Translations for 'sixteen'
British English: sixteen /ˈsɪksˈtiːn/ NUMBER
Sixteen is the number 16.
She is sixteen years old.
- American English: sixteen
- Arabic: سِتَّةَ عَشَرَ
- Brazilian Portuguese: dezesseis
- Chinese: 十六
- Croatian: šesnaest
- Czech: šestnáct
- Danish: seksten
- Dutch: zestien
- European Spanish: dieciséis
- Finnish: kuusitoista
- French: seize
- German: sechzehn
- Greek: δεκαέξι
- Italian: sedici
- Japanese: 十六
- Korean: 16
- Norwegian: seksten
- Polish: szesnaście
- European Portuguese: dezasseis
- Romanian: șaisprezece
- Russian: шестнадцать
- Spanish: dieciséis
- Swedish: sexton
- Thai: สิบหก
- Turkish: on altı
- Ukrainian: шістнадцять
- Vietnamese: mười sáu
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