Mexican

Mexican

[mek-si-kuhn]
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to Mexico or its people.
2.
of or pertaining to Spanish as used in Mexico.
3.
of or pertaining to the Nahuatl language or its speakers.
noun
4.
a native or inhabitant of Mexico, or a person of Mexican descent.
5.
Nahuatl ( defs 1, 2 ).

Origin:
1595–1605; < Spanish mexicano. See Mexico, -an

anti-Mexican, noun, adjective
half-Mexican, adjective
pro-Mexican, adjective, noun
pseudo-Mexican, adjective, noun


See Mexican standoff.
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Mexican (ˈmɛksɪkən)
 
adj
1.  of or relating to Mexico or its inhabitants
 
n
2.  a native or inhabitant of Mexico

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