Translation of Chicano in Spanish:


chicano, n.

Pronunciation /(t)ʃɪˈkɑnoʊ/ /tʃɪˈkɑːnəʊ/ /ʃɪˈkɑːnəʊ/ /tʃɪˈkeɪnəʊ/

nounplural Chicanos

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    chicano masculine
    • Until the late 1970s, Los Angeles's Pico-Union district was populated by Mexican immigrants, Chicanos, African Americans, and European Americans.
    • They like having an African-American executive to send to Nigeria, or a Chicano to handle their Mexican accounts.
    • The final straw came when he went to do a cover on Chicanos in Uvalde, Texas.
    • The teachers were not of Mexican descent, yet they strove to bring Mexican and Chicano cultures into the classroom.
    • My harshest critics have been Chicanas, and Chicanos; but they have also been my strongest supporters.
    • Fiction of cultural resistance includes an inner discourse of resistance to patriarchal traditions in the Chicano culture.
    • The result, as was common with other ethnic groups, was a fusion of beliefs and traditions evolving into the Chicano culture.
    • It is well-known that the first work did not endear him to the Chicano and Chicana intelligentsia.
    • There was universal agreement that art by Chicano artists was helping to write the Chicano experience into American history.
    • These might include Chicanos, Cajuns, Amish and Puerto Ricans.
    • These struggles helped to shape a distinct Chicano and Latino punk scene.
    • Since then, Chicano art has grown more varied as the Chicano population has assimilated further into American society.
    • He placed education for Mexican-American youth as his top priority, but he believed that Chicanos had to know about other minority cultures as well.
    • Based on shared experiences as second-class citizens, Chicanos and Arab immigrants are building an alliance in Los Angeles.
    • Monolingual English-speaking Chicanos took courses to learn Spanish.
    • This concern was especially true in their dealings with Chicanos who would taunt and tease them in English and Spanish.
    • One of the key elements of the foundation of the Chicano movement has been the use of Spanish to resist cultural domination.
    • The Chicano family is inseparable from the American contexts that contain it.
    • Though there were tensions between these two communities at times, there was also overlap, cultural exchange, and camaraderie between blacks and Chicanos.
    • Many Chicanos today live in the Midwest and the East.

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    • Estadounidense de origen mexicano. En un principio el término se usaba como insulto, pero en la actualidad ha dejado de serlo e incluso los propios mexicoamericanos lo prefieren.