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  1. Capirote

    A capirote is a pointed hat of conical form that is used in Spain. Historically, the capirote was a cardboard cone that flagellants in Spain would use. It was also used during capital punishment in Spain, and also during an Inquisition, where the condemned person would be forced to wear one and be put under public humiliation. It is also the uniform of some brotherhoods including the Nazarenos and "Phariseos". during Easter observances and reenactments in some areas of Spain. The hoods worn by the Ku Klux Klan bear some resemblance to the Spanish capirote. The modern Klan's design inspirations came from D. W. Griffith's Birth of a Nation, whose costume designers likely copied the style of the film's hoods from the ancient capirote.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of capirote in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of capirote in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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