noun, often attributive \tā-ˈhä-(ˌ)nō\

: a type of popular music from Texas and northern Mexico

plural Te·ja·nos

Full Definition of TEJANO

:  a Texan of Hispanic descent
[probably short for conjunto tejano, literally, Texan ensemble] :  Tex-Mex popular music combining elements of traditional, rock, and country music and often featuring an accordion

Origin of TEJANO

Mexican Spanish, from Tejas Texas
First Known Use: 1976


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