- Latin America
- Latin America 1862; see LATIN (Cf. Latin) (adj.). Related: Latin American (adj.), 1871.
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Latin America — Latin American redirects here. For Latin American people, see Latin Americans. Latin America Area 21,069,501 km2 (8,134,980 sq mi) Population 572,039,894 … Wikipedia
Latin America — Latin American. Latin American, n., adj. the part of the American continents south of the United States in which Spanish, Portuguese, or French is officially spoken. * * * Countries of South America and North America (including Central America… … Universalium
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 n., adj … English World dictionary
Latin America — Lat in A*me ri*ca, prop. n. That part of the American continents that speak Spanish, Portuguese, or French; the part of the American continents south of the United States. [PJC] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
LATIN AMERICA — Colonial Period Jews were prohibited from entering Spanish America throughout the colonial period. Although a few Jews who could not be regarded as new christians managed to enter illegally, the history of Jews in Spanish colonial America is… … Encyclopedia of Judaism
Latin America — noun the parts of North America and South America to the south of the United States where Romance languages are spoken (Freq. 3) • Derivationally related forms: ↑Latin American • Regions: ↑North America, ↑South America • Members of this Region: ↑ … Useful english dictionary
Latin America — Latin A|mer|i|ca n the countries of South America and Central America, where Spanish and Portuguese are spoken … Dictionary of contemporary English
Latin America — noun Those parts of the Americas which speak Spanish or Portuguese, Latin derived languages: South America, Central America, Mexico, and most islands of the Carribean. See Also: latino, Latin American … Wiktionary
Latin America — geographical name 1. Spanish America & Brazil 2. all of the Americas S of the United States • Latin American adjective • Latin American noun … New Collegiate Dictionary
Latin America — UK / US noun [uncountable] the part of the American continent consisting of Mexico, Central America, and South America, where Spanish and Portuguese are the main languages … English dictionary