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. CatholicSaints.Info. 6 February 2013. Web. 22 May 2015. <>