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Sistine

[sis-teen, -tin, -tahyn] /ˈsɪs tin, -tɪn, -taɪn/
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to any pope named Sixtus.
Also, Sixtine.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65; < Italian Sistino, pertaining to Sisto man's name (< Latin Sextus (Medieval Latin Sixtus), special use of sextus sixth); see -ine1
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Word Origin and History for Sistine
Sistine
1769, lit. "pertaining to Pope Sixtus," from It. sistino, from Sixtus, name of five popes, from L. sextus "sixth" (see Sextus). The "chapel" is named for Sixtus IV (Francesco della Rovere), pope 1471-84, who had it built.
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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