Definition of Latinx in English:

Latinx

Pronunciation /laˈtiːnɛks//ləˈtiːnɛks/

noun

  • A person of Latin American origin or descent (used as a gender-neutral or non-binary alternative to Latino or Latina:

    ‘the books share stories of the civil rights struggle for African Americans, Latinxs, and LGBTQ people’
    ‘a career network for Latinx who are looking for jobs’

adjective

  • Relating to people of Latin American origin or descent (used as a gender-neutral or non-binary alternative to Latino or Latina):

    ‘a unique Latinx perspective that other shows don't really capture’
    ‘Latinx students’

Origin

Early 21st century: American Spanish, alteration of Latino or Latina with -x replacing the masculine -o and feminine -a endings; perhaps influenced by Mx.

Pronunciation

Latinx

/laˈtiːnɛks//ləˈtiːnɛks/