During this time, Austin learned to speak Spanish and became close friends with Mexican revolutionary José Antonio Navarro . Under the rules of the grant, each new settler had to , meet high standards of moral character, become a Mexican citizen.............. The Anglo settlers were called Texians, and the Hispanic settlers were called Tejanos. a little history never hurts..... this is to show how far back we Tejanos/ Texians go ,and that being bilingual is a must in Texas, The Dynamo are another form of sticking together and now adding more cultures to it. The war Was a political issue not racial . GO DYNAMO!!!!!!!!!! Te Kiero....Yo soy naranja hasta los webos!!!!!!!!!!