Hispano

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noun His·pa·no \hi-ˈspa-(ˌ)nō, ˈhi-spə-ˌnō\

Definition of Hispano

plural

Hispanos

  1. :  a native or resident of the southwestern U.S. descended from Spaniards settled there before annexation; also :  mexican 1

Origin and Etymology of hispano

American Spanish hispano, probably short for hispanoamericano, literally, Spanish-American


First Known Use: 1946


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