hispanism
noun Usage: often capitalized Date: 1940 1. a movement to reassert the cultural unity of Spain and Latin America 2. a characteristic feature of Spanish occurring in another language

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • hispanism — HISPANÍSM s.n. Cuvânt, expresie luată din limba spaniolă; fel de a vorbi propriu limbii spaniole. – Din fr. hispanisme. Trimis de gall, 18.04.2008. Sursa: DEX 98  hispanísm s. n. Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic … …   Dicționar Român

  • hispanism — /his peuh niz euhm/, n. (often cap.) 1. a movement in Latin America for the promotion of Spanish or of native culture and influence. Cf. hispanidad. 2. a word, phrase, feature, etc., associated with Spain or Latin America. [1945 50; < Sp… …   Universalium

  • Hispanism — noun a Spanish word, phrase or idiom used in another language …   Wiktionary

  • hispanism — his·pa·nism …   English syllables

  • hispanism — his•pa•nism [[t]ˈhɪs pəˌnɪz əm[/t]] n. (often cap.) 1) soc a movement in Latin America for the promotion of Spanish or of native culture and influence 2) a word, phrase, feature, etc., associated with Spain or Latin America …   From formal English to slang

  • hispanism — ˈhispəˌnizəm noun ( s) Usage: often capitalized Etymology: Spanish hispanismo, from hispano Spanish, Hispanic (from Latin Hispanus) + ismo ism 1. : the Spanish and L …   Useful english dictionary

  • pan-hispanism — ˈpan+ noun ( s) Usage: usually capitalized P&H Etymology: American Spanish pan hispanismo, from Spanish pan + hispanismo hispanism more at hispanism : a movement in So. and Central America emphasizing the cultural kinship of the Spanish speaking… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hispanic — ( es. hispano, hispánico; pt. hispânico; la. Hispānus, adjective from Hispānia , the Roman name for the Iberian Peninsula) is a term that historically denoted relation to the ancient Hispania (geographically coinciding with the Iberian peninsula; …   Wikipedia

  • hispanidad — ēspȧnēˈthȧ(th) noun ( s) Usage: often capitalized Etymology: Spanish, from hispánico Hispanic (from Latin Hispanicus) + dad ty (from Latin t …   Useful english dictionary

  • hispanidad — noun Date: 1941 hispanism 1 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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