Translation of Latino in Spanish:

Latino

latinoamericano, adj.

Pronunciation /ləˈtinoʊ//ˌlæˈtinoʊ//ləˈtiːnəʊ//laˈtiːnəʊ/

adjective

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    (residente en EEUU) latinoamericano
    • The attitudes of rejection toward undocumented Latino immigrants seem more and more untenable.
    • We began to have major media artists being recognized as Latino superstars.
    • Franco also believes in a recent resurgence of Latino rock down south and its increasing visibility elsewhere.
    • Here's an image of Latino life that challenges us as viewers to make sense of it.
    • More Central American joints will pop up, offering classics as well as imaginative nuevo Latino cuisine.
    • He spent one year there performing flamenco, jazz, and Latino dances in clubs and restaurants.
    • Our barman reckoned the best time to go is on a Tuesday, when it's Latino night.
    • Georgia has one of the fastest growing Latino populations in the country.
    • Anyone who likes Latino music should hear this album for its conga, maraca and trumpet songs alone.
    • It started in the black and Latino community and then moved on, and progressed and spread.
    • The presidential election is just more than five weeks away, and a key voting block is expected to be Latino voters.
    • A man in a black suit takes the podium and lashes out at the local factories recruiting Latino workers.
    • But the nine-day fiesta will once again remind us of all that is great about Latino cinema.
    • My wife came here from Peru legally and we have many other Latino friends that came here legally.
    • I got a job in the post office and actually worked for minimum wage in New York for a while to try to organize Latino workers.
    • And then, my next guest will be one Latino leader who has made it his mission to have me fired.
    • Of the some 700,000 eligible Latino voters in the state, only half are registered.
    • But the country has infused its own, distinct Latino flavour with great cuisine including salsa to tapas dishes.
    • A fan turns slowly overhead, keeping time with the strains of Latino music.
    • He'll tell us why he says Latino voters will determine the outcome of the presidential election this year.

noun

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    latinoamericano masculine
    latinoamericana feminine
    • I would say at least half of the customers were Latinos and most of the staff were Mexican with a couple of Spaniards!
    • For other Latinas and Latinos, the bestowal of posthumous citizenship was bitterly ironic.
    • According to these standards, Hispanics or Latinos are referred to as an ethnic group.
    • So, I think sometimes we're not getting our message to African Americans and to Latinos.
    • The groups met for six two-hour sessions and were composed of African Americans and Latinos.
    • That doesn't mean that Latinos want to take over or that Latinos want to create a nation within a nation.
    • Many of the Asians and Latinos here are recent immigrants like my parents were.
    • In the United States, Latinos are generally clunked together as socially conservative.
    • Over the next few years, Latinos will be the biggest minority group in the United States.
    • Most Euro-Americans can tell you that Arabs and Latinos react strongly to being humiliated.
    • Latino activists say this is more reason why Latinos should oppose the war.
    • Bush has been campaigning as an inclusive candidate; he is at pains to speak Spanish to the Latinos.
    • Why is it taboo to crack jokes about Blacks, yet its funny to joke about Asians, Jews and Latinos, etc.?
    • So I think that Latinos have always had a very strong sense of being Latino.
    • Latinos are broken out separately, since Latinos, as an ethnicity, can be of any race.
    • So when do the Latinos, the Orientals and the Asians get a look in then?
    • Some say they've been mistaken for Latinos so often, they've been tempted to learn Spanish.
    • It's almost as if some Americans believe all Latinos were born in one foreign country.
    • Reticence on the part of Latinos to admit their African roots is a shame.