Definition of Spaniard in English:
1A native or inhabitant of Spain, or a person of Spanish descent.
- Ecuador's 11 million people are descended from Spaniards, Indians, Africans, and other Europeans.
- In the 1560s England was jealous of Spain, because the Spaniards were taking gold and silver from the Americas and the English wanted some of that wealth.
- Recognizing the power of the English fleet, the Spaniards headed back to Spain.
Middle English: shortening of Old French Espaignart, from Espaigne 'Spain'.
Words that rhyme with Spaniardlanyard
Definition of Spaniard in:
- US English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Malaysia