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Originally someone of Mexican descent who was born and/or raised in Texas. Used to distinguish them from people from Mexico (Mexicanos). A type of music based upon the button accordian and greatly influenced by the German bands of New Braunfels, Seguin, and Fredericksburg. Narciso Jimenez is recognized as its originator.
#1: De donde viene?
#2: Soy tejano.

La Tropa-F is my favorite Tejano band.
by Doug Hall October 02, 2006
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Dejagoo is the strange feeling that you've been in this sticky situation before. It is dejavu due to goo. Usual symptoms are shivers down once's spine followed by disgust, especially if actual goo is involved.
Dude I like just like stepped in doggy doodoo. And i was like, oh dude this feels familiar. Then I remembered that I like stepped in pup poo like last weekend too. Surreal man, it was like total dejagoo.
by Hukra March 14, 2009
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Another form for Texican

Combines the words Texan and Mexicano.
"Selena was Tejano music's brightest hope for the future."
by depaul420 June 01, 2005
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Mexicans that had the border cross them, not had them cross the border. Been there for quite a while, Viva Tejas I guess.
Also Selena is better than your pop artist, by far.
I'm Tejano
Mexican Texican
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by YungTejano2004 March 14, 2019
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A descendent of original Spanish-speaking settlers/Hispanics or Native American people of Texas. It is derived from the word “Tejas”, the original Mexican term for “Texas”. These descendant’s lineage dates back prior to Texas becoming a U.S. state. They’ve also incorporated some Anglo culture into the original Hispanic/Native culture.
Eva Longoria comes from Tejano/a family from Texas. Her family lineage can be dated back nine generations. Eva grew up speaking only English like many other Tejanos.
by RealTejano February 04, 2021
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