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  ( Latins    plural  )
1       n-uncount   Latin is the language which the ancient Romans used to speak.  
2       adj   Latin countries are countries where Spanish, or perhaps Portuguese, Italian, or French, is spoken. You can also use Latin to refer to things and people that come from these countries.  
usu ADJ n  
Cuba was one of the least Catholic of the Latin countries..., The enthusiasm for Latin music is worldwide.     
3       n-count   Latins are people who come from countries where Spanish, or perhaps Portuguese, Italian, or French, are spoken or whose families come from one of these countries.  
usu pl  
They are role models for thousands of young Latins.     

Latin American        ( Latin Americans    plural  )
1       adj   Latin American means belonging or relating to the countries of South America, Central America, and Mexico. Latin American also means belonging or relating to the people of culture of these countries.  
usu ADJ n  
2       n-count   A Latin American is someone who lives in or comes from South America, Central America, or Mexico.  

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(Latin for "God wills it") was the cry of the people at the declaration of the First Crusade by Pope Urban II at the Council of Clermont in 1095.
The phrase appears variously as Deus vult (Classical Latin), Dieu le veut (French), Deus lo vult or Deus lo volt (catalan), etc.
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