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Only Catholics Will Understand The Meaning Of These 15 Words

On Fridays we...don't eat meat.

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5. Ashes

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What it means everywhere else: The powdery residue that's left over after something burns.

What it means to you: The black stuff that's put on your forehead (and only resembles an actual cross if you're lucky) during Ash Wednesday.

6. Skirt

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What it means everywhere else: Something cute you wear in the summer.

What it means to you: A garment that absolutely must fall below your knees and touch the floor when you kneel.

7. Nun

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What it means everywhere else: A woman who gives her life to the church and lives under vows of poverty, chastity, and obedience.

What it means to you: Your religion teacher who must not be messed with.

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