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November 10, 2005

Phobia List

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The Phobia List: A

Ablutophobia — Fear of washing, bathing, or cleaning
Acarophobia — Fear of itching or the insects that cause itching
Acerophobia — Fear of sourness or things that are sour
Achluophobia — Fear of darkness or the dark
Acousticophobia — Fear of noise or sound
Acrophobia — Fear of heights or high levels
Aeroacrophobia — Fear of open high places
Aeronausiphobia — Fear of vomiting secondary to airsickness
Aerophobia — Fear of draft, swallowing air, or airbourne noxious substances
Agateophobia — Fear of insanity or becoming insane
Agliophobia — Fear of pain
Agoraphobia — Fear of open spaces, leaving a safe place, or crowded public places
Agraphobia — Fear of sexual abuse
Agrizoophobia — Fear of wild animals
Agyrophobia — Fear of streets or crossing the street
Aichmophobia — Fear of needles, pins, or pointed objects
Ailurophobia — Fear of cats
Albuminurophobia — Fear of kidney disease
Alektorophobia — Fear of chickens
Algophobia — Fear of garlic
Alliumphobia — Fear of opinions or beliefs
Altophobia — Fear of dust
Amathophobia — Fear of riding in cars
Amaxophobia — Fear of walking
Amnesiphobia — Fear of amnesia
Amychophobia — Fear of scratches or being scratched
Anablephobia — Fear of looking up
Androphobia — Fear of men
Anemophobia — Fear of wind or air drafts
Anginophobia — Fear of angina, choking, or narrowness
Anglophobia — Fear of England, English Culture, or English People
Angrophobia — Fear of anger or becoming angry
Ankylophobia — Fear of immobility of a joint
Anthophobia — Fear of flowers
Anthropophobia — Fear of people or society
Antlophobia — Fear of floods
Anuptaphobia — Fear of staying single
Anxiety — Fear of Anxiety
Apeirophobia — Fear of infinity
Aphenphosmphobia — Fear of being touched
Apiphobia — Fear of bees
Apotemnophobia — Fear of persons with amputations
Arachibutyrophobia — Fear of peanut butter sticking to the roof of the mouth
Arachnephobia — Fear of spiders
Arithmophobia — Fear of numbers
Arsonphobia — Fear of fire or flames
Asthenophobia — Fear of fainting or weakness
Astraphobia — Fear of thunder and lightning
Astrophobia — Fear of stars and celestial space
Asymmetriphobia — Fear of asymmetrical things
Ataxiophobia — Fear of ataxia (muscular incoordination)
Ataxophobia — Fear of disorder or untidiness
Atelophobia — Fear of imperfection
Atephobia — Fear of ruin or ruins
Athazagoraphobia — Fear of being forgotton, being ignored, or forgetting
Atomosophobia — Fear of atomic explosions
Atychiphobia — Fear of failure
Aulophobia — Fear of flutes
Aurophobia — Fear of gold
Auroraphobia — Fear of Northern lights
Autodysomophobia — Fear of one that has a vile odor
Automatonophobia — Fear of ventriloquist’s dummies, animatronic creatures or wax statues
Automysophobia — Fear of being dirty
Autophobia — Fear of solitude, being alone, oneself, or being by oneself
Aviophobia — Fear of flying

The Phobia List: B

Bacillophobia — Fear of microbes
Bacteriophobia — Fear of bacteria
Ballistophobia — Fear of missiles or bullets
Barophobia — Fear of gravity
Basiphobia — Fear of inability to stand or falling
Bathmophobia — Fear of stairs or steep slopes
Bathophobia — Fear of depth
Batophobia — Fear of heights or being close to high buildings
Batrachophobia — Fear of amphibians, frogs, newts, or salamanders
Bibliophobia — Fear of books
Blennophobia — Fear of slime
Body Dysmorphic Disorder — Fear of having ugly or unattractive features
Bogyphobia — Fear of bogies or the bogeyman
Bolshephobia — Fear of Bolsheviks
Botanophobia — Fear of plants
Bromidrophobia — Fear of bodily odor or bodily smell
Bufonophobia — Fear of toads

The Phobia List: C

Cacophobia — Fear of ugliness or things that are ugly
Cainophobia — Fear of newness or novelty
Caligynephobia — Fear of beautiful women
Cancerophobia — Fear of cancer
Cardiophobia — Fear of the heart
Carnophobia — Fear of meat
Catagelophobia — Fear of being ridiculed or ridicule
Catapedaphobia — Fear of jumping from high and low places
Cathisophobia — Fear of sitting
Catoptrophobia — Fear of mirrors
Cheimaphobia — Fear of cold
Chemophobia — Fear of chemicals or working with chemicals
Cherophobia — Fear of gaiety
Chionophobia — Fear of snow
Chirophobia — Fear of hands
Cholerophobia — Fear of anger or Cholera
Chorophobia — Fear of dancing
Chrematophobia — Fear of money
Chromatophobia — Fear of colors
Chronomentrophobia — Fear of clocks
Chronophobia — Fear of time
Claustrophobia — Fear of confined or small spaces
Cleisiophobia — Fear of being locked in an enclosed place
Cleithrophobia — Fear of being enclosed
Cleptophobia — Fear of stealing
Climacophobia — Fear of stairs, climbing stairs, or falling down stairs
Clinophobia — Fear of going to bed
Cnidophobia — Fear of stings or being stung
Coimetrophobia — Fear of cemeteries
Coitophobia — Fear of coitus, sex, or sexual intercourse
Cometophobia — Fear of comets
Coprastasophobia — Fear of constipation
Coprophobia — Fear of feces and fecal matter
Coulrophobia — Fear of clowns
Counterphobia — Fear of The preference by a phobic for fearful situations
Cremnophobia — Fear of precipices
Cryophobia — Fear of extreme cold, ice, or frost
Crystallophobia — Fear of crystals or glass
Cyberphobia — Fear of computers or working on a computer
Cyclophobia — Fear of bicycles
Cymophobia — Fear of waves or wave-like motion
Cynophobia — Fear of dogs, canines, or rabies
Cyprianophobia — Fear of prostitutes, venereal disease, or STDs

The Phobia List: D

Daemonophobia — Fear of demons or daemons
Decidophobia — Fear of making decisions
Defecaloesiophobia — Fear of painful bowels movements
Deipnophobia — Fear of dining or dinner conversation
Demophobia — Fear of crowds
Dendrophobia — Fear of trees
Dentophobia — Fear of dentists
Dermatopathophobia — Fear of skin disease or skin lesions
Dextrophobia — Fear of objects at the right side of the body
Diabetophobia — Fear of diabetes
Didaskaleinophobia — Fear of going to school
Dikephobia — Fear of justice
Dinophobia — Fear of dizziness or whirlpools
Diplophobia — Fear of double vision
Dipsophobia — Fear of drinking
Dishabiliophobia — Fear of undressing in front of someone
Doraphobia — Fear of fur or skins of animals
Doxophobia — Fear of expressing opinions or of receiving praise
Driving Phobia — Fear of driving a motorized vehicle
Dromophobia — Fear of crossing streets
Dutchphobia — Fear of the Netherlands, the Dutch, Dutch Culture
Dysmorphophobia — Fear of deformity
Dystychiphobia — Fear of accidents

The Phobia List: E

Earthquakophobia — Fear of earthquakes
Ecclesiophobia — Fear of churchs
Eisoptrophobia — Fear of mirrors or of seeing oneself in a mirror
Electrophobia — Fear of electricity
Eleutherophobia — Fear of freedom
Emetophobia — Fear of vomiting or throwing up
Enetophobia — Fear of pins
Enissophobia — Fear of having committed an unpardonable sin or criticism
Entomophobia — Fear of insects or bugs
Eosophobia — Fear of dawn or daylight
Ephebiphobia — Fear of teenagers
Epistaxiophobia — Fear of nosebleeds
Epistemophobia — Fear of knowledge
Equinophobia — Fear of horses
Eremophobia — Fear of being oneself or lonliness
Ereuthophobia — Fear of redlights, blushing, or the color red
Ergasiophobia — Fear of work, functioning, or Surgeon’s operating
Ergophobia — Fear of work
Erotophobia — Fear of sexual love or sexual questions
Euphobia — Fear of hearing good news

The Phobia List: F

Francophobia — Fear of France, French people, or French culture
Frigophobia — Fear of cold or cold things

The Phobia List: G

Gamophobia — Fear of marriage
Geliophobia — Fear of laughter
Geniophobia — Fear of chins
Genuphobia — Fear of knees
Gephydrophobia — Fear of crossing bridges
Gerascophobia — Fear of growing old or old people
Germanophobia — Fear of Germany, German People, or German culture
Geumaphobia — Fear of taste
Globophobia — Fear of balloons
Glossophobia — Fear of speaking in public or trying to speak
Graphophobia — Fear of writing or handwriting
Gymnophobia — Fear of nudity
Gynephobia — Fear of women

The Phobia List: H

Hadephobia — Fear of hell
Hagiophobia — Fear of saints or holy things
Harpaxophobia — Fear of being robbed
Hedonophobia — Fear of feeling pleasure
Heliophobia — Fear of the sun
Hellenologophobia — Fear of Greek terms or complex scientific terminology
Helminthophobia — Fear of being infested with worms
Hemaphobia — Fear of blood
Hereiophobia — Fear of challenges to official doctrine or of radical deviation
Herpetophobia — Fear of reptiles or creepy, crawly things
Heterophobia — Fear of the opposite sex
Hierophobia — Fear of priests or sacred things
Hippopotomonstrosesquippedaliophobia — Fear of long words
Hobophobia — Fear of bums or beggars
Hodophobia — Fear of road travel
Homichlophobia — Fear of fog
Homilophobia — Fear of sermons
Homophobia — Fear of sameness, monotony, homosexuality, or becoming homosexual
Hoplophobia — Fear of firearms
Hormephobia — Fear of shock
Hyalophobia — Fear of glass
Hydrargyophobia — Fear of mercurial medicines
Hydrophobia — Fear of water
Hydrophobophobia — Fear of rabies
Hygrophobia — Fear of liquids, dampness, or moisture
Hylephobia — Fear of materialism or epilepsy
Hypegiaphobia — Fear of responsibility
Hypnophobia — Fear of sleep or being hypnotized

The Phobia List: I

Iatrophobia — Fear of doctors or going to the doctor
Ichthyophobia — Fear of fish
Ideophobia — Fear of ideas
Illyngophobia — Fear of vertigo or feeling dizzy when looking down
Insomnia — Fear of Inability to Sleep
Iophobia — Fear of poison
Isopterophobia — Fear of termites, insects that eat wood

The Phobia List: J

Japanophobia — Fear of Japanese
Judeophobia — Fear of Jewish People

The Phobia List: K

Kakorrhaphiophobia — Fear of failure or defeat
Kenophobia — Fear of voids or empty spaces
Kinesophobia — Fear of movement or motion
Koinoniphobia — Fear of rooms
Kolpophobia — Fear of genitals, particularly female
Kopophobia — Fear of fatigue
Kosmikophobia — Fear of cosmic phenomenon
Kyphophobia — Fear of stooping

The Phobia List: L

Lachanophobia — Fear of vegetables
Lalophobia — Fear of speaking
Lepraphobia — Fear of leprosy
Leukophobia — Fear of the color white
Levophobia — Fear of things to the left side of the body
Ligyrophobia — Fear of loud noises
Lilapsophobia — Fear of tornado or hurricanes
Limnophobia — Fear of lakes
Linonophobia — Fear of string
Liticaphobia — Fear of lawsuits
Lockiophobia — Fear of childbirth
Logizomechanophobia — Fear of computers
Logophobia — Fear of words
Luiphobia — Fear of lues or syphillis
Lutraphobia — Fear of otters

The Phobia List: M

Macrophobia — Fear of long waits
Mageirocophobia — Fear of cooking
Malaxophobia — Fear of love play
Maniaphobia — Fear of insanity
Mastigophobia — Fear of punishment
Mechanophobia — Fear of machines
Medomalacuphobia — Fear of losing an erection
Medorthophobia — Fear of an erect penis
Megalophobia — Fear of large things
Melanophobia — Fear of the color black
Melophobia — Fear of music
Meningitophobia — Fear of brain disease
Menophobia — Fear of menstruation
Merinthophobia — Fear of being bound or tied up
Metallophobia — Fear of metal
Metathesiophobia — Fear of changes
Meteorophobia — Fear of meteors
Metrophobia — Fear of poetry
Microbiophobia — Fear of microbes
Microphobia — Fear of small things
Misophobia — Fear of being contaminated with dirt or germs
Mnemophobia — Fear of memories
Monopathophobia — Fear of definite disease
Motorphobia — Fear of automobiles
Mottephobia — Fear of moths
Murophobia — Fear of mice
Mycophobia — Fear of mushrooms
Myrmecophobia — Fear of ants
Mythophobia — Fear of myths, stories, or false statements

The Phobia List: N

Narcissistic Personality Disorder — Fear of -
Necrophobia — Fear of death or dead things
Neopharmaphobia — Fear of new drugs
Nephophobia — Fear of clouds
Noctiphobia — Fear of the night
Nomatophobia — Fear of names
Nosocomephobia — Fear of hospitals
Nosophobia — Fear of becoming ill
Nostophobia — Fear of returning home
Novercaphobia — Fear of your step-mother
Nucleomituphobia — Fear of nuclear weapons
Nudophobia — Fear of nudity or nakedness
Nyctohylophobia — Fear of dark wooded areas or forests at night

The Phobia List: O

Obesophobia — Fear of gaining weight
Ochlophobia — Fear of crowds or mobs
Ochophobia — Fear of vehicles
Octophobia — Fear of the figure 8
Odontophobia — Fear of teeth or dental surgery
Oenophobia — Fear of wines
Oikophobia — Fear of houses, home surroundings, or being in a house
Olfactophobia — Fear of smells
Ombrophobia — Fear of rain or of being rained on
Ommatophobia — Fear of eyes
Oneirogmophobia — Fear of wet dreams
Oneirophobia — Fear of dreams
Onomatophobia — Fear of hearing a certain word or of names
Ophidiophobia — Fear of snakes
Ophthalmophobia — Fear of being stared at
Opiophobia — Fear of Fear of medical doctors experience of prescribing needed pain medications for patients
Optophobia — Fear of opening one’s eyes
Ornithophobia — Fear of birds
Orthophobia — Fear of property
Ostraconophobia — Fear of shellfish
Ouranophobia — Fear of heaven

The Phobia List: P

Pagophobia — Fear of ice or frost
Panophobia — Fear of everything
Panthophobia — Fear of suffering or disease
Papaphobia — Fear of the Pope
Papyrophobia — Fear of paper
Paralipophobia — Fear of neglecting duty or neglecting responsibility
Paraphobia — Fear of sexual perversion
Parasitophobia — Fear of parasites
Paraskavedekatriaphobia — Fear of Friday the 13th
Parthenophobia — Fear of virgins or young girls
Pathophobia — Fear of disease
Patroiophobia — Fear of heredity
Peccatophobia — Fear of sinning
Pediculophobia — Fear of lice
Pediophobia — Fear of dolls
Pedophobia — Fear of children
Peladophobia — Fear of bald people
Pellagrophobia — Fear of pellagra
Peniaphobia — Fear of poverty
Pentheraphobia — Fear of mother-in-law
Phagophobia — Fear of swallowing or eating
Phalacrophobia — Fear of becoming bald
Pharmacophobia — Fear of taking medicine or drugs
Phengophobia — Fear of daylight or sunshine
Philemaphobia — Fear of kissing
Philophobia — Fear of falling in love or being in love
Philosophobia — Fear of philosophy
Phobophobia — Fear of phobias
Phonophobia — Fear of noises, voices, one’s own voice, or telephones
Photoaugliaphobia — Fear of glaring lights
Photophobia — Fear of light
Phronemophobia — Fear of thinking
Phthisiophobia — Fear of tuberculosis
Placophobia — Fear of tombstones
Plutophobia — Fear of wealth
Pneumatiphobia — Fear of spirits
Pnigerophobia — Fear of choking of being smothered
Pogonophobia — Fear of beards
Poliosophobia — Fear of contracting poliomyelitis
Politicophobia — Fear of politicians
Polyphobia — Fear of many things
Ponophobia — Fear of overworking or of pain
Porphyrophobia — Fear of the color purple
Potamophobia — Fear of rivers or running water
Potophobia — Fear of alcohol
Proctophobia — Fear of rectums
Prosophobia — Fear of progress
Psellismophobia — Fear of stuttering
Psychophobia — Fear of the mind
Psychrophobia — Fear of the cold
Pteromerhanophobia — Fear of flying
Pteronophobia — Fear of being tickled by feathers
Pupaphobia — Fear of puppets
Pyrexiophobia — Fear of fever

The Phobia List: Q

The Phobia List: R

Radiophobia — Fear of radiation or x-rays
Ranidaphobia — Fear of frogs
Rectophobia — Fear of rectums or rectal diseases
Rhabdophobia — Fear of being severely punished, beaten by a rod, or severely criticized
Rhypophobia — Fear of defecation
Rhytiphobia — Fear of getting wrinkles
Rupophobia — Fear of dirt
Russophobia — Fear of Russians

The Phobia List: S

Samhainophobia — Fear of Halloween
Satanophobia — Fear of Satan or The Devil
Scabiophobia — Fear of scabies
Scelerophibia — Fear of bad men or burglars
Sciaphobia — Fear of shadows
Scoleciphobia — Fear of worms
Scolionophobia — Fear of school
Scopophobia — Fear of being seen or stared at
Scoptophobia — Fear of blindness in visual field
Scriptophobia — Fear of writing in public
Selachophobia — Fear of sharks
Selaphobia — Fear of light flashes
Selenophobia — Fear of the moon
Seplophobia — Fear of decaying matter
Siderodromophobia — Fear of trains, railroads, or train travel
Siderophobia — Fear of stars
Sinistrophobia — Fear of things to the left or left-handed
Sinophobia — Fear of China, Chinese, or Chinese culture
Sitiophobia — Fear of food or eating
Soceraphobia — Fear of parents-in-law
Social Phobia — Fear of social situations
Sociophobia — Fear of society or people in general
Somniphobia — Fear of sleep
Sophophobia — Fear of learning
Soteriophobia — Fear of dependence on others
Spacephobia — Fear of outer space
Spectrophobia — Fear of specters or ghosts
Spheksophobia — Fear of wasps
Stasibasiphobia — Fear of standing or walking
Statue Phobia — Fear of statues or effigies
Staurophobia — Fear of crosses or the crucifix
Stenophobia — Fear of narrow things or places
Symbolophobia — Fear of symbolism
Symmetrophobia — Fear of symmetry
Syngenesophobia — Fear of relatives

The Phobia List: T

Tachophobia — Fear of speed
Taeniophobia — Fear of tapeworms
Taphephobia — Fear of being buried alive or cemeteries
Tapinophobia — Fear of being contagious
Taurophobia — Fear of bulls
Technophobia — Fear of technology or computers
Teleophobia — Fear of definite plans or Religious ceremony
Telephonophobia — Fear of telephones
Teratophobia — Fear of bearing a deformed child, monsters, or deformed people
Testophobia — Fear of taking tests
Tetanophobia — Fear of lockjaw or tetanus
Textophobia — Fear of certain fabrics
Thalassophobia — Fear of the sea or the ocean
Thanatophobia — Fear of death, dying, being buried, cremation, or entombment
Theatrophobia — Fear of theaters
Theologicophobia — Fear of theology
Theophobia — Fear of gods or religion
Thermophobia — Fear of heat
Tocophobia — Fear of pregnancy or childbirth
Tomophobia — Fear of surgery or surgical operations
Topophobia — Fear of fear of certain places or situations
Toxicophobia — Fear of poison or being accidently poisoned
Traumatophobia — Fear of injury or battle
Tremophobia — Fear of trembling
Trichinophobia — Fear of trichinosis
Trichopathophobia — Fear of hair
Triskaidekaphobia — Fear of the number 13
Tropophobia — Fear of moving or making changes
Trypanophobia — Fear of injections
Tyrannophobia — Fear of tyrants

The Phobia List: U

Urophobia — Fear of urine or urinating

The Phobia List: V

Vaccinophobia — Fear of vaccination
Verminophobia — Fear of germs
Vestiphobia — Fear of clothing
Virginitiphobia — Fear of rape
Vitricophobia — Fear of step-father’s

The Phobia List: W

Walloonphobia — Fear of the Walloons
Wiccaphobia — Fear of witches and witchcraft

The Phobia List: X

Xanthophobia — Fear of the color yellow or the word yellow
Xenoglossophobia — Fear of foreign languages
Xenophobia — Fear of strangers or foreigners
Xerophobia — Fear of dryness
Xylophobia — Fear of wood, wooden objects, or forests
Xyrophobia — Fear of razors

The Phobia List: Y

The Phobia List: Z

Zelophobia — Fear of jealousy
Zemmiphobia — Fear of the great mole rat
Zeusophobia — Fear of God or gods
Zoophobia — Fear of animals

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