12 Weird Catholic Words (and How to Pronounce Them!)

8. Tekakwitha This is the birth name of Saint Kateri Tekakwitha, "the Lily of the Mohawks". There are two ways to pronounce her name, an anglicized one and a more authentic Mohawk pronunciation. Anglicized: teck-a-KWEETH-ah Mohawk: deh-gah-GWEE-tah For more weird and wonderful Catholic words, read the rest of my latest at EpicPew.