- Hispanic (adj.)
- "pertaining to Spain" (especially ancient Spain) 1580s, from Latin Hispanicus, from Hispania "Iberian Peninsula," from Hispanus "Spaniard" (see Spaniard). Specific application to Spanish-speaking parts of the New World is 1889, American English; especially applied since c. 1972 to Spanish-speaking persons of Latin American descent living in U.S.
- 1. His family tried to assimilate into the white and Hispanic communities.
- 2. The former mayor of San Antonio is Hispanic.
- 3. The SBA makes a serious effort to fund programs for minorities, especially African -, Asian - and Hispanic - Americans.
- 小企业管理局尽量为少数民族, 特别是为黑人和 亚裔 及西班牙 裔 美国人设立的项目提供经费.
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- 4. Not a single black or Hispanic is to be found among the nation's sitting governors.
- 5. Texas is becoming younger , more Hispanic and more urban.
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