Etymology
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Puerto Rican

1873 (n.), "native or inhabitant of Puerto Rico;" 1874 (adj.), "of or pertaining to Puerto Rico or its inhabitants and culture," from Puerto Rico + -an. Earlier was Porto Rican (1842).

updated on January 29, 2021

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Definitions of Puerto Rican from WordNet

Puerto Rican (n.)
a native or resident of Puerto Rico;
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