Definition for hombre (2 of 3)
Origin of hombre2
Definition for hombre (3 of 3)
Origin of omber
Examples from the Web for hombre
I was always a fan of realism in Westerns, and Hombre had a gritty, realistic feel to it.
When all was over, he dressed; then played high at piquet or hombre; or rode out, if it was absolutely necessary.The Memoirs of Louis XIV., His Court and The Regency, Complete|Duc de Saint-Simon
They've just brought an hombre with a crushed leg into the hospital.Still Jim|Honor Willsie Morrow
Your chief, Perry Larkin, told me he was sending you down, and what manner of hombre you were.The Fifth Ace|Douglas Grant
British Dictionary definitions for hombre (1 of 2)
Word Origin for hombre
British Dictionary definitions for hombre (2 of 2)
Word Origin and History for hombre
"a man" (especially one of Spanish descent), 1846, from Spanish, from Latin hominem, accusative of homo "man" (see homunculus).