Mexican

noun Mex·i·can \ ˈmek-si-kən \

Definition of Mexican

1 a : a native or inhabitant of Mexico
b : a person of Mexican descent
c Southwest : a person of mixed Spanish and Indian descent
2 : nahuatl

Mexican

adjective

First Known Use of mexican

1578



MEXICAN Defined for English Language Learners

Mexican

Definition of Mexican for English Language Learners

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

  • : a person whose family is from Mexico


MEXICAN Defined for Kids

1

Mexican

adjective Mex·i·can \ ˈmek-si-kən \

Definition of Mexican for Students

: of or relating to Mexico or its people
  • Mexican food

2

Mexican

noun

Definition of Mexican for Students

: a person born or living in Mexico

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