Here’s a Breakdown of Every Type of Tío Latino that Exists

No family is complete with out these crazy tíos.

El Borracho


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He’s also the one who sings rancheras with the mariachi.

The One Who’s Overly Nice

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He gives the creepiest hugs.

The Cool One


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He’s more like an older brother.

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And the Not So-Cool One

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He gives you sh*t for everything… because he had beef with your dad.

The Eternal Bachelor

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He’s always trying to see what’s up with your friends. Creep.

The One Who’s Only Said Three Words to You Your Whole Life

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Mij0, feliz cumpleaños.

Then There’s the Funny One


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His jokes are worse than your dad’s.

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Your Second Dad


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He’s had your back since day one.

The One Who Thinks He’s a Financial Advisor

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Always nagging to your parents about why they spent so much money on their house, car and even your tuition. Chill out tío, it ain’t your money.

The One Who Looks Nothing Like the Rest of Your Uncles

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Y esos ojazos, ¿de dónde salieron?

El Rancherito

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He’s so in touch with his roots.

READ: 7 Rancheras that Bring Out Your Tío’s Inner Chente at Family Parties

The One Who Scares All Your Boyfriends

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But he only wants what’s best for you.

The One Who Inspires You


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He’s always pushing you to do your best by setting the example.

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