Definition of Neorican
: a Puerto Rican who lives on the U.S. mainland or who has lived there but has returned to Puerto Rico
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Origin and Etymology of neorican
modification of American Spanish neorriqueño Puerto Rican living in New York City, blend of Spanish neoyorquino New Yorker, and puertorriqueño Puerto Rican
First Known Use: 1965See Words from the same year
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