Complete Definition of "barrio"

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English

Noun
barrio

  1. informal An area or neighborhood in a US city inhabited primarily by people speaking Spanish or of Hispanic origin.

Classical Nahuatl

Alternative spellings
barrioh

Etymology
From Spanish barrio#Spanish|barrio.

Noun
barrio

  1. A district of an altepetl.

References
Lockhart, James. (2001) Nahuatl as Written, Stanford University Press, p. 211.

Category:Classical Nahuatl nouns
Category:nci:Spanish derivations


Spanish

Etymology
Compare Portuguese bairro

Noun
es-noun-m

  1. neighbourhood

See also
vecindad
vecindario

Category:Spanish nouns

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