Salvadoran


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Sal·va·do·ran

 (săl′və-dôr′ən) or Sal·va·do·ri·an (-dôr′ē-ən)
adj.
Of or relating to El Salvador or its people or culture.
n.
A native or inhabitant of El Salvador.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Salvadoran - a native or inhabitant of El SalvadorSalvadoran - a native or inhabitant of El Salvador
El Salvador, Republic of El Salvador, Salvador - a republic on the Pacific coast of Central America
South American - a native or inhabitant of South America
Adj.1.Salvadoran - of or relating to or characteristic of El Salvador or its people; "Salvadoran coffee"; "Salvadoran guerillas"
Translations

Salvadoran

[ˌsælvəˈdɔːrən] Salvadorean, Salvadorian [ˌsælvəˈdɔːrɪən]
A. ADJsalvadoreño
B. Nsalvadoreño/a m/f
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In addition, the Republic of El Salvador, as amicus, argues that this case would be rejected if it were brought in El Salvador--further demonstrating that Salvadoran courts can apply the [SAL] domestically without undermining the jurisdiction of United States courts.
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A sociological study of Salvadoran immigrant social networks in San Francisco in the late 1980s and early 1990s, Cecilia Menjivar's book uses oral history interviews with 50 narrators chosen from a pool of 150 Salvadoran women and men she surveyed.
Cecilia Menjivar provides a rich and timely ethnographic account of the informal social networks maintained by Salvadoran immigrants--a group that has received little attention in the academic literature--in Mission District, San Francisco.