[ees-pah-nee-th ahth ] /isˌpɑ niˈðɑð/
noun, (often initial capital letter) Spanish.
hispanism, especially as directed toward political objectives.
[his-puh-niz-uh m] /ˈhɪs pəˌnɪz əm/ noun, (often initial capital letter) 1. a movement in Latin America for the promotion of Spanish or of native culture and influence. Compare . 2. a word, phrase, feature, etc., associated with Spain or Latin America.
[his-puh-nist] /ˈhɪs pə nɪst/ noun 1. a specialist in the Spanish or Portuguese language or in Spanish or Latin-American literature or culture.
[hi-span-oh, -spah-noh] /hɪˈspæn oʊ, -ˈspɑ noʊ/ noun 1. (def 3). 1. a combining form representing Spain, or Spanish, in compound words: Hispano-American.
[hi-span-uh-fahyl] /hɪˈspæn əˌfaɪl/ noun 1. an admirer of Hispanic culture or the Spanish language.