the part of the American continents south of the United States in which Spanish, Portuguese, or French is officially spoken.
those areas of America whose official languages are Spanish and Portuguese, derived from Latin: South America, Central America, Mexico, and certain islands in the Caribbean
1862; see Latin (adj.). Related: Latin American (adj.), 1871.
A term applied to all of the Spanish- or Portuguese-speaking nations south of the United States.
- Latin american music
noun See Latin music
[lat-n-eyt] /ˈlæt nˌeɪt/ adjective 1. of, like, pertaining to, or derived from Latin. /ˈlætɪˌneɪt/ adjective 1. (of writing, vocabulary, etc) imitative of or derived from Latin
noun 1. the Roman Catholic Church. noun 1. the Roman Catholic Church
noun 1. an upright or vertical bar crossed near the top by a shorter horizontal bar. noun 1. a cross the lowest arm of which is longer than the other three