Afro-Cuban

adjective
Af·​ro-Cu·​ban | \ ˌa-frō-ˈkyü-bən \

Definition of Afro-Cuban

: of or relating to Cubans of African and especially black African descent

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First Known Use of Afro-Cuban

1893, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Afro-Cuban

afro- + cuban

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The first known use of Afro-Cuban was in 1893

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“Afro-Cuban.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Afro-Cuban. Accessed 18 Sep. 2020.

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