Spanish American

noun

Definition of Spanish American

  1. 1 :  a native or inhabitant of one of the countries of America in which Spanish is the national language

  2. 2 :  a resident of the U.S. whose native language is Spanish and whose culture is of Spanish origin

Spanish–American

adjective

1770

First Known Use of spanish american

1770


SPANISH AMERICAN Defined for English Language Learners

Spanish American

noun

Definition of Spanish American for English Language Learners

  • : a person living in the U.S. whose native language is Spanish


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