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Chicana

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noun Chi·ca·na \chi-ˈkä-nə also shi-\

Simple Definition of Chicana

  • : an American woman or girl whose parents or grandparents came from Mexico

Full Definition of Chicana

  1. :  an American woman or girl of Mexican descent

Chicana adjective

Origin of chicana

Mexican Spanish, feminine of chicano


First Known Use: 1967


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Chicana

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noun Chi·ca·na \chi-ˈkä-nə\

Definition of Chicana

  1. :  an American woman or girl of Mexican ancestry




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