noun, plural mes·ti·zos, mes·ti·zoes.
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Origin of mestizo
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The mestizo, meanwhile, proudly held up his head, and scarcely looked at those of his own class.The Pearl of Lima|Jules Verne
We may say, then, that in Palenque every Maya baby below ten months of age was sacral spotted, and that no Mestizo baby was.In Indian Mexico (1908)|Frederick Starr
Ordering the mestizo to retire, he puts the prisoner through a course of cross-questioning.The Death Shot|Mayne Reid
The mestizo at first feared the torments, but afterward plucked up his courage to endure them.The Philippine Islands, 1493-1898: Volume XXXII, 1640|Diego Aduarte
He is a Mestizo; so the Indians would not mind such a marriage.The Harlequin Opal, Vol. 1 (of 3)|Fergus Hume