Nuyorican

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noun Nu·yo·ri·can \ˌnü-yȯr-ˈrē-kən\

Definition of Nuyorican

  1. :  a person of Puerto Rican birth or descent who is a current or former resident of New York City

Nuyorican

adjective

Origin and Etymology of nuyorican

blend of American Spanish nuyorquino New Yorker and English Puerto Rican


First Known Use: 1974

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