Origin of Hispanofrom Classical Latin Hispanus, Spanish
- A native or resident of Spanish descent living in the southwest United States.
- A Hispanic.
Origin of HispanoShort for Hispano-American from Spanish hispano Spanish from Latin Hispānus from Hispānī the Spaniards
Origin of Hispano-From Latin Hispānus ; see Hispano .
- (slang) A Hispanic, a person of Spanish descent.
- There are many famous Hispanos in the music world.
- Hispanos are quickly becoming the largest minority in the United States.
- A person from Spain.
A general term for people from Spain and the Spanish speaking countries in America (i.e. Mexico, Peru, Chile, etc.) is Hispanic American.
(comparative more Hispano, superlative most Hispano)
- of Spanish descent