Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A style of conjunto music originating in southern Texas and combining influences from country music, rhythm and blues, and popular Latin styles.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A Spanish colonial settler of the region that later became Texas.
  • n. A Texan of Mexican descent.

Etymologies

American Spanish, Texan, from Tejas, Texas.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Spanish, originally a translation of Texan from English. (Wiktionary)

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