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"terror" - this latin word more or less corresponds to the greek "phobos"...

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Is the word phobia greek or latin?


What is the Latin root word for phobia?

Phobos = fear

What is the language origin of the word phobia?

From both Latin and Greek, translates as 'fear'

What is the shortest phobia word?

Phobia is the smallest phobia word

What phobia is the fear of chandeliers?

Technically there is no exact "phobia of chandeliers" specifically, because there is no Latin word for "chandelier", but since "funale" is the Latin word for "torch", you could probably say that the fear of lights (as in household lights or chandeliers) would be "funalephobia". Hope that helped.

Is phobia an adverb?

No, the word "phobia" is not an adverb.The word "phobia" is a noun.

What is the phobia of lamps?

It could possibly be Dadaphobia, coming from the greek word Data, meaning torch, and phobia meaning fear. it could also be Faxmetus, fax being the latin word for torch and Metus meaning fear.

What does phobia stand for?

it is Latin and means "the fear of"

What is apiophobia?

Apiophobia is the fear of bees.The origin of the word Api is Latin (meaning bee) and Phobia is Greek (meaning fear).

A sentence with the word phobia?

I don't have a phobia except for writing 'that' particular word.

What language does the word 'phobia' come from?

Phobia comes from the Ancient Greek word 'phobos' meaning fear

What phobia is the phobia of wolves?

The phobia for being afraid of wolves is called Lupophobia. Lupo being Latin for wolf. On the contrary, Luposlipophobia is a made up phobia made for the Far Side comics.

A sentence for the word phobia?

A phobia is an unnatural fear of something.

What does the word 'phobia' mean?

Abnormal fear of.

Where did the word 'phobia' originate from?

It's from the Greek word "phobos" meaning "fear".

What is the fear of One Direction?

The band: One-Direction-phobia The fear of moving in space in only one-direction: Monovectorphobia ("Mono" is one, "vector" is direction, phobia comes from the latin word "phobos", meaning fear)

Is Pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcano... the longest phobia word?

pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis is not a phobia word its a lung disease but it is still the longest word in the world.

Is -phobia a noun?

The word phobia is a noun, and -phobia is the common suffix for the names of many fears.

What language does phobia originate from?

The word phobia comes from the greek word φόβος (fovos) which means fear.

Is phobia an abstract noun?

Yes, the noun 'phobia' is an abstract noun, a word for fear, a word for an emotion.

Is there a phobia of blank word documents?

yes, all things have a phobia

How are phobias named?

phobias are named accordingly to an object, place, animal, emotion,etc. causing fear response in an individual; latin words are used before the word phobia labeling each fear appropiately. Phobo, a latin root, means fear. another latin root is added on to make the word complete. for example, arachnophobiameans a fear of spiders, because arachna means spider, and phobia means fear.

What phobia is the fear of singing?

The fear of singing is decantophobia. In Latin, decanto means to say or sing repeatedly. The Greek word for fear of singing is adophobia.

What is the phobia of broccoli?

Broccoliphobia is the word informally used to describe a phobia of broccoli - however it is not an official clinical phobia word. It was made up recently and has not been recognised by phobia psychologists. The fear of vegetables is Lachanophobia.

What are the Latin elements of the word arachnophobia?

Arachnophobia comes from the Greek Arachnid is spider and phobos is fear arachnophobia does not have latin elements because it doesnt have a latin room arachne is greek meaning spider and phobia or phobos which is greek for fear of. arachnophobia is greek.

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