Definitions for "Colonia"
In Texas, colonia refers to a residential area along the Texas-Mexico border that lacks basic infrastructure such as water and sewer systems, electricity, paved roads, and safe and sanitary housing. There are more than 1,400 recognized colonias in Texas.
typically, a residential area lacking some basic infrastructure like a drinking water supply, sewage treatment, paved roads, adequate drainage, etc. "Colonia" is a Spanish word for neighborhood.
an unincorporated settlement, lacking a safe water supply and waste water treatment
A Latin word originally used to refer to a settlement or colony of citizens sent from Rome. Later, it came to mean the most favorable status a city could have under the empire. Bibliography: OCD, s.v. "colonization, Roman"
A town consisting of retired military personnel. On retirement, a soldier was given a regular income, a home and an allotment of land. Colchester was one such town in Britain
settlement of retired legionaries; for York a title of honour
Keywords:  vinkovci, croatian, dance, band, music
Colonia is Croatian dance music band from Vinkovci.
Keywords:  fields, group, homes
a group of homes that used to be fields