Tejano meaning

tā-hänō, tĕ-
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A style of conjunto music originating in southern Texas and combining influences from country music, rhythm and blues, and popular Latin styles.
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A resident of Texas who is of Hispanic ancestry.
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A Texan of Mexican descent.
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A style of dance music combining elements of Mexican folk music, German polka music featuring the accordion, and variously country music, jazz, rock, etc.
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(historical) A Spanish colonial settler of the region that later became Texas.
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A Texan of Mexican descent.
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Origin of tejano

  • American Spanish Texan from Tejas Texas

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Spanish, originally a translation of Texan from English.

    From Wiktionary