sextilian (plural: sextilians, feminine: sextilienne)

  1. a 1:6 scale doll or figure, especially an articulated one.
  2. a male figure of said scale (when distinguished from female figures), also sextiliano.


sextilian (not comparable)

  1. Of 1:6 scale, especially when suited to scale figures.
  2. Pertaining to 1:6 scale male figures (when distinguished from female figures), such as clothing.

Derived termsEdit

  • Sextilia: n. the realm of playscale miniaturism. [back-formation]
  • sextiliana: n. playscale figure-oriented objects, collectively.
  • sextilianism: n. playscale miniaturism with an emphasis on figures.
    • sextilianist: n. such a miniaturist.
  • sextilianity: n. playscale figures, collectively.
  • sextilianize: v. 1. to create a playscale likeness of (a real person). 2. to [re]create (a movie scene, for example) using standard or customized playscale figures.
  • sextiliano: n. an unambiguous term for a playscale male figure, especially when well-muscled. [from Span. -o, masculine ending]
  • sextilifauna: n. playscale animals, collectively, a.k.a. hectozoa.


sextile + -ian