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Spanish American

noun

Simple Definition of Spanish American

  • : a person living in the U.S. whose native language is Spanish

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of Spanish American

  1. 1 :  a native or inhabitant of one of the countries of America in which Spanish is the national language

  2. 2 :  a resident of the United States whose native language is Spanish and whose culture is of Spanish origin

Spanish–American

adjective

1770

First Known Use of spanish american

1770


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