Only True Louisianians Know The Meanings Of These 8 Cajun Phrases

To the outsider, Louisiana can feel like an entirely different world. Have you ever tried to explain to an out of owner what a crawfish boil is? How about Mardi Gras? Good luck trying to explain a Cajun Mardi Gras. We certainly have our own way of doing things, from our food to our greetings to one another. If you’ve lived in Louisiana long enough, you’re bound to pick up on a few unique words and phrases. Here are a few of our favorites:

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How many of these phrases do you use on a daily basis? What other words and phrases would you add to the list? Add yours in the comments! And for further reading, test your knowledge with our previous article where we highlight some of the most surprising facts about Louisiana most people don’t know.

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