Sunday, June 3, 2012

90 Weirdest Phobias

Phobias - fear of something. That something could just be anything to anyone. Some are really common, but others are just weird.

Ablutophobia: Fear of washing or bathing
Aerophobia: Fear of swallowing air
Ambulophobia: Fear of walking
Anablephobia: Fear of looking up
Anemophobia: Fear of wind
Anthrophobia: Fear of flowers
Arachibutyrophobia: Fear of peanut butter sticking to the roof of the mouth.
Arithmophobia: Fear of numbers
Aulophobia: Fear of flutes
Auroraphobia: Fear of Northern Light

Barophobia: Fear of gravity
Basophobia: Fear of walking
Batophobia: Fear of being close to high buildings
Bibliophobia: Fear of books
Blennophobia: Fear of slime
Bogyphobia: Fear of the bogeyman
Cathisophobia: Fear of sitting
Catoptrophobia: Fear of mirrors
Chaetophobia: Fear of hair
Chionophobia: Fear of snow
Chromatophobia: Fear of colors
Chronophobia: Fear of time
Cibophobia: Fear of food
Clinophobia: Fear of going to bed
Cnidophobia: Fear of string
Deciophobia: Fear of making decisions
Dendrophobia: Fear of trees
Dextrophobia: Fear of objects at the right side of the body
Didaskaleinophobia: Fear of school
Eisoptrophobia: Fear of mirrors
Eleutherophobia: Fear of freedom
Eosophobia: Fear of daylight
Epistemophobia: Fear of knowledge
Ergophobia: Fear of work
Ereuthophobia: Fear of the color red
Geliophobia: Fear of laughter
Geniophobia: Fear of chins
Genuphobia: Fear of knees
Geumaphobia: Fear of taste
Gnosiophobia: Fear of knowledge
Graphophobia: Fear of writing
Heliophobia: Fear of the sun
Helmintophobia: Fear of being infested with worms
Hemophobia: Fear of blood
Hippopotomonstrosesquippedaliophobia: Fear of long words
Homichlophobia: Fear of fog
Hypnophobia: Fear of sleep
Ichthyophobia: Fear of fish
Ideophobia: Fear of ideas
Kainophobia: Fear of anything new
Kathisophobia: Fear of sitting down
Lachanophobia: Fear of vegetables
Leukophobia: Fear of the color white
Levophobia: Fear of objects to the left side of the body
Linonophobia: Fear of string
Logophobia: Fear of words
Melanophobia: Fear of the color black
Melophobia: Fear of music
Metrophobia: Fear of poetry
Mnemophobia: Fear of memories
Mottephobia: Fear of moths
Nebulaphobia: Fear of fog
Neophobia: Fear of anything new
Nephophobia: Fear of clouds
Nomatophobia: Fear of names
Octophobia: Fear of the number 8
Ommetaphobia: Fear of eyes
Oneirophobia: Fear of dreams
Ophthalmophobia: Fear of opening one's eyes
Ostraconophobia: Fear of shellfish
Panophobia: Fear of everything
Papyrophobia: Fear of paper
Paraskavedekatriaphobia: Fear of Friday the 13th
Peladophobia: Fear of bald people
Phobophobia: Fear of fear
Photophobia: Fear of light
Phronemophobia: Fear of thinking
Pogonophobia: Fear of beards
Sciophobia: Fear of shadows
Scolionophobia: Fear of school
Selenophobia: Fear of the moon
Siderophobia: Fear of stars
Sitophobia: Fear of food
Sophophobia: Fear of learning
Stasibasiphobia: Fear of walking
Thaasophobia: Fear of sitting
Trichopathophobia: Fear of hair
Triskadekaphobia: Fear of the number 13
Verbophobia: Fear of words
Xanthophobia: Fear of the color yellow

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