- (in the southwestern U.S.) a city neighborhood or a rural settlement inhabited predominantly by Mexicans or Mexican Americans.
Origin of colonia
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Historical Examples of colonia
The small town of Colonia stands quite alone in many respects.
To the historian and to the antiquarian Colonia represents a gem.
Colonia is the reddest spot of all in a sadly bloodstained land.
Colonia is the richest and most important department of all in the Republic.
In Colonia, the soldiers were much esteemed, and industrious men.A Five Years' Residence in Buenos Ayres
George Thomas Love