Latin American definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- A native or inhabitant of Latin America.
- A person of Latin-American descent.
- Latˌin-A·merˈi·can adjective
Variant of Latin America
that part of the Western Hemisphere south of the U.S., in Mexico, Central America, the West Indies, & South America, where Spanish, Portuguese, & French are the official languages
- Latin American noun, adjective