mulata is the feminine form of mulato and roughly translates to mulatta.
el mulato, la mulatamasculine or feminine noun
1. (person of black and white race)adjective
Hay muchos mulatos en los barrios de las afueras.There are a lot of mixed-race people in the suburb neighborhoods.
b. mixed-race man (masculine)
El padre del mulato que servía en la tienda era del Congo.The father of the mixed-race man who worked in the shop was from the Congo.
c. mixed-race woman (feminine)
Mis abuelos son racistas y no aprueban que salga con una mulata.My grandparents are racists and don't approve that I'm dating a mixed-race woman.
d. mulatto (pejorative)
En tiempos pasados, el club no admitía mulatos ni indios.In former times, Mulattos and Indians were not allowed in the club.
2. (of black and white race)
La gente cree que soy negro pero en realidad soy mulato.People think I'm black, but I'm actually of mixed race.
Una encuesta mostró que los niños mulatos en la escuela sacaban mejores notas en los exámenes.A survey found that mixed-race children at the school performed better in tests.
c. mulatto (pejorative)
El vecindario ayudó a un esclavo mulato a escapar de la plantación.The neighborhood helped a mulatto slave escape the plantation.
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