Hispano

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

Definition of Hispano 

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

First Known Use of Hispano

1946, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Hispano

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

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