Definitions

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

  • n. A native or inhabitant of Los Angeles.

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  • n. A native or resident of Los Angeles.

Etymologies

American Spanish Angele├▒o, after Los Angeles .
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

Examples

  • One of the things that makes me truly happy to be a Angeleno is the handpainted signage of this crazy city.

    Boing Boing: September 17, 2006 - September 23, 2006 Archives

  • Since I was a long-term Angeleno, it was possible that I might even run into a high school buddy at work, and then what would I do?

    Fired!

  • Sources say Kong is trying to put together a bid to retake control of the company that today publishes 26 magazines, including freebie city titles such as Angeleno in Los Angeles and Manhattan in New York, five bridal magazines, two interior-design titles and three hotel magazines.

    NY Post: News

  • I walked down the nearest strasse, bought myself an umbrella (I'm an Angeleno, we don't own umbrellas) and found my way to MuseumsInsel.

    Rebecca Taylor: Los Angeles and Berlin: Sister Cities

  • Islamic leaders posed the only viable defense against the erosion of Muslim values by commercial and cultural imports -- values that even the secular Arab, North African, Iranian, and Indonesian values as the cultural matrix of her life, much the way that a New Yorker of Los Angeleno so often acknowledges the Catholicism, Protestantism, or Judaism that has shaped his world.

    G. Roger Denson: The Beauty We Fear: The Mosques of Secular Muslim Writers

  • Chef Speak is a bi-monthly column by LA-enthusiast Heather Taylor in which she explores LA's diverse and dynamic food culture, featuring interviews with Angeleno chefs of-the-moment, seasonal recipes, and rising restaurants.

    Heather Taylor: Chef Speak: Three Babes Bakeshop

  • The Los Angeleno arrived in Hollywood in the early-60s with a portfolio "all full of science fiction, alien planets, spaceships, things like that".

    The genius of Douglas Trumbull

  • And while Little was born and raised in New York, he's been an Angeleno since 1989.

    Ask A Concierge: LA According To James Little Of Peninsula Beverly Hills

  • "Sugar Skull" takes the reader into three very disparate worlds that end up being connected in that improbable Angeleno way across frontiers of race, class, money and geography.

    Denise Hamilton discusses Sugar Skull

  • Not always the most prominent quality you notice in budding L.A. fashion designers, but none-the-less this native Angeleno is just that.

    The Daily Truffle: Emily Factor New Fall 2010 Collection

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