Definition of sextarius in English:

sextarius

noun

historical
  • = sextary 1b.

Origin

Late Middle English; earliest use found in John Trevisa (c1342–?1402), translator. From classical Latin sextārius, measure of capacity from sextus sixth + -ārius.

Pronunciation

sextarius

/sɛkˈstɛːrɪəs//sɛkˈstɑːrɪəs/