Simple Definition of Latino
: a person who was born or lives in South America, Central America, or Mexico or a person in the U.S. whose family is originally from South America, Central America, or Mexico
Full Definition of Latino
1 : a native or inhabitant of Latin America
2 : a person of Latin-American origin living in the United States
Origin of latino
American Spanish, probably short for latinoamericano Latin American
First Known Use: 1946
Learn More about latino
Spanish Central: Translation of "Latino"
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