Are Italians Latins?

Over 25 million Italians have emigrated between 1861 and 1960 with a migration boom between 1871 and 1915 when over 13,5 million emigrants left the country for European and overseas destinations.
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Are Italians Latins?

Post by jennabet » 03 Sep 2013, 18:01

Yes, we are. In fact, Italians are the MOST Latin descended from the Romans who SPOKE Latin. The French, the Spaniards, the Portuguese and all Central and South Americans are also Latins. Interestingly enough, the "Miss Latin Beauty Pageant" which airs on TV in Europe was won a few years ago by Miss France. Not a typo. Miss FRANCE won the Miss Latin contest.

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