What is Mexican?

  • (adj): Of or relating to Mexico or its inhabitants.
    Example: "Mexican food is hot"
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on mexican, mexicans:

Nicolás Bravo - Politics
... Political parties had not yet formed at this time in Mexican history, and in their place the political elites of the country were associated with two Masonic lodges, the centrist Scottish ... known variously as the Revolution of Tulancingo, after the central Mexican town where it was centered, or the Revolt of Montaño, after a minor political figure who nominally ... During the Mexican War he fought against the invaders in the battle of Castillo de Chapultepec - Battle of Chapultepec on 13 September 1847 he was made prisoner ...
Dr. Atl - Bibliography
... "Gerardo Murillo, Mexican Artist, 89." New York Times ... Modern Mexican Painters ... "An Art in Revolution Antecedents of Mexican Mural Painting, 1900-1920." Journal of Inter-American Studies ...
María Elena Velasco - Rural Representation
... representation of rural Mexico as a typical Mexican indigenous woman named "Maria" who is often confused by urban life ... the India María character in 1972 for Mexican TV network Telesistema Mexicano (now Televisa) for a comic segment of the weekly program Siempre en domingo ... in an enormously successful series of low-budget comedies that became a mainstay in Mexican movie theaters through the mid-1980s ...
Reies Tijerina
... Falls City, Texas) led a struggle in the 1960s and 1970s to restore New Mexican land grants to the descendants of their Spanish colonial and Mexican owners ... As a vocal spokesman for the rights of Hispanics and Mexican Americans, he became a major figure of the early Chicano Movement (although he prefers "Indohispano" as a name for his people) ...
Pedro De Ampudia
... his career in the Spanish army, and emigrated to Mexico following the Mexican War of Independence ... In 1836, Ampudia served with the Mexican artillery at the Siege of the Alamo and later saw heavy combat at the Battle of San Jacinto ... In a bloody two day battle over 600 Mexicans were killed but they eventually forced the enemy too surrender, earning the grudging respect of the Texans across the border ...

More definitions of "Mexican":

  • (noun): A native of inhabitant of Mexico.

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