Cinco de Mayoplay
Simple Definition of Cinco de Mayo
: a Mexican and Mexican-American holiday on May 5 that celebrates the Mexican army's victory over the French in 1862
Full Definition of Cinco de Mayo
: a Mexican and Mexican-American celebration held on May 5 in commemoration of the Mexican victory over the French at Puebla in 1862
Origin of cinco de mayo
Spanish, fifth of May
First Known Use: 1931
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