Nuyorican

[ noo-yaw-ree-kuh n, nyoo‐ ]
/ ˌnu yɔˈri kən, ˌnyu‐ /

noun, adjective

Origin of Nuyorican

1970–75; by alteration (influence of Spanish Nu(eva) Yor(k) New York)
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