chica (plural chicas)
- (Canada, US, informal) A Latin-American girl; a Latina.
- 2005, Magnolia Belle, Black Wolf: Lakota Man:
- "But, I thought you wanted to come with us. There are some hot chicas just waiting for the Black Wolf boys."
The noun chico is like most Spanish nouns with a human referent. The masculine forms are used when the referent is known to be male, a group of males, a group of mixed or unknown gender, or an individual of unknown or unspecified gender. The feminine forms are used if the referent is known to be female or a group of females.