next after the twenty-fifth; being the ordinal number for 26.
being one of 26 equal parts.
a twenty-sixth part, especially of one (1/26).
the twenty-sixth member of a series.
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How to use twenty-sixth in a sentence
With the dawn that twenty-sixth day of November a great multitude was pouring through the gates of Clermont.God Wills It! | William Stearns Davis
But when, on December twenty-sixth, they joined battle, the old push and nerve seemed lacking.The Life of Napoleon Bonaparte | William Milligan Sloane
On the twenty-sixth her cortge, having passed by way of Strasburg, was moving toward Soissons.The Life of Napoleon Bonaparte | William Milligan Sloane
The house was prorogued on the twenty-sixth of March, but again summoned on the twenty-fifth of April.History of Prince Edward Island | Duncan Campbell
On the twenty-second of December he became visibly worse, and on the twenty-sixth he received the last sacraments.History of Prince Edward Island | Duncan Campbell