from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A nearly extinct Romance language, descended from medieval Spanish, spoken by Sephardic Jews especially in the Balkans, Turkey, and the Near East. Also called Judeo-Spanish.
- n. In Central America, a Spanish-speaking or acculturated Indian; a mestizo.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- proper n. A Romance language, derived mainly from Old Castilian (Spanish) and Hebrew.
- n. a person in Latin America who speaks Spanish and is "Westernized", and whose culture is a mixture of European Spanish and Native American decent, a mestizo.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One of the half-breed descendants of whites and Indians; a mestizo; -- so called throughout Central America. They are usually of a yellowish orange tinge.
- n. The mixed Spanish and Hebrew language spoken by Sephardim.
- n. A cunningly vicious horse.
- n. A ladin.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The ancient Spanish or Castilian language.
- n. A Spanish and Portuguese jargon spoken by certain Jews in Turkey and elsewhere.
- n. In Central America, a half-breed of white and Indian parentage; a mestizo.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a person of mixed racial ancestry (especially mixed European and Native American ancestry)
- n. the Spanish dialect spoken by Sephardic Jews but written in the Hebrew script
Spanish ladino, from Latin Latīnus, Latin; see Latin.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Ladino לאדינו (ladino). (Wiktionary)