Definition of Latinx in English:

Latinx

Pronunciation /laˈtiːnɛks//ləˈtiːnɛks/

noun

North American
  • 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

North American
  • 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/