Mexican

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noun Mex·i·can \ˈmek-si-kən\

Definition of Mexican

  1. 1a :  a native or inhabitant of Mexicob :  a person of Mexican descentc Southwest :  a person of mixed Spanish and Indian descent

  2. 2 :  nahuatl

Mexican

adjective

1578

First Known Use of mexican

1578




MEXICAN Defined for English Language Learners

Mexican

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noun Mex·i·can \ˈmek-si-kən\

Definition of Mexican for English Language Learners

  • : a person born, raised, or living in Mexico

  • : a person whose family is from Mexico



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