ladino ladino  /lə ˈdi noʊ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a person of mixed racial ancestry (especially mixed European and Native American ancestry)
  2. (n) the Spanish dialect spoken by Sephardic Jews but written in the Hebrew script

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News

  • Correction

    A story published Tuesday in The Californian, 'Documentary features Salinas field worker's rape story,' which surrounded Maricruz Ladino's legal battle with Andrew Smith Co. in 2009, failed to identify Andres Cediel as producer of the documentary.
    on June 29, 2013     Source: The Salinas Californian

Quotes

  • "When I went to school, the teacher said: `How come you don't know Greek?'" Daniel said. "I spoke only Ladino."
    on Feb 9, 2007 By: Daniel Source: Chicago Tribune

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