is a Spanish
term referring to a farmer
. A possible English language
equivalent term is
, with connotations of subsistence or
simple farming that aims to survive rather than generate a profit.
In the Spanish-speaking world
people referred to as campesinos
survive using subsistence farming
, as in other parts
of the world.
guajiro, which is American Spanish
for "rustic," is a synonym for campesino in Cuba, where it is
also related to Guajira
may also refer to:
- The arts
- "El Campesino" - Valentín González, a military
leader during the Spanish Civil War.
- campesinos - Mexican farm workers who participated in
the Bracero Program during World War
II in the United States.
- "Campesino" Diccionario de la Real Academia
Española, 22nd edition.
- The New World Spanish/English English/Spanish
dictionary. New American Library, 1968, p. 264:
“guajiro (gwa'xi·ro) n.m. & adj. Amer.