The term Hispanic derives from Latin Hispanicus ('Spanish'), the adjectival derivation of Latin (and Greek) Hispania ('Spain') and Hispanus/Hispanos ('Spaniard'), ultimately probably of Celtiberian origin.Stele of a family of celts, hispanus from Gallaecia : Apana · Ambo/lli · f(ilia) · Celtica /Supertam(arica) · / [j] Miobri · /an(norum) · XXV · h(ic) · s(ita) · e(st) · /Apanus · fr(ater) · f(aciendum)· c(uravit) Some famous Hispani (plural of Hispanus) and Hispaniensis were the emperors Trajan, Marcus Aurelius, Hadrian, Theodosius I and Magnus Maximus, the poets Marcus Annaeus Lucanus, Martial and Prudentius, the philosophers Seneca the Elder and Seneca the Younger, or the usurper Maximus of Hispania.The romantic stories of people who don’t quite identify with the black and white binary that dominates the American narrative often go unrepresented.This is why I was eager to sit down with Alexandra P.
It is difficult to label a nation or culture with one term, such as Hispanic, as the ethnicities, customs, traditions, and art forms (music, literature, dress, culture, cuisine, and others) vary greatly by country and region.
A number of these men, such as Trajan, Hadrian and others, were in fact descended from Roman colonial families.
Hispania was the Roman name for the whole territory of the Iberian Peninsula.
The person of color often faces real (or internalized) accusations of betraying one’s people, selling out, or serving as an object of fantasy.
But rarely, if ever, do we hear about the experiences that biracial individuals face when diving into the dating world.