stateside Puerto Rican

[ steyt-sahyd pwer-tuh-ree-kuhn, pawr-tuh ]

noun
  1. a native-born citizen of Puerto Rico, and thus a U.S. citizen, who now resides in one of the 50 U.S. states, especially within the continental United States.

  2. a person of Puerto Rican descent who resides in one of the 50 U.S. states, especially within the continental United States.

Origin of stateside Puerto Rican

1
First recorded in 1965–70

Words Nearby stateside Puerto Rican

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