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Phobia Challenge: K

Look at that. It’s Friday again. I miss you guys, but I’ll be back soon to catch up on all the posts I’ve missed! I trust that all is well. 🙂

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Kainotophobia – Fear of novelty/anything new

Kakorrhaphiophobia – Fear of failure or defeat

Katagelophobia – Fear of ridicule

Kathisophobia – Fear of sitting down

Keraunophobia – Fear of thunder and lightning

Kinesophobia – Fear of movement/notion

Kleptophobia – Fear of theft/stealing

Koinoniphobia – Fear of rooms

Koniophobia/Amathophobia – Fear of dust

Kopophobia – Fear of fatigue

Kyphophobia – Fear of stooping


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Phobia Challenge: I

I hope your Friday was wonderful!

It’s been a busy day at work and I haven’t been able to sit down for the day! Anyways, this week’s letter is I and although it was not much, there were some interesting phobias. 

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Iatrophobia – Fear of going to the doctor

Ichthyophobia – Fear of fish

Ideophobia – Fear of ideas

Illyngophobia – Fear of vertigo/feeling dizzy when looking down

Insectophobia/Entomophobia – Fear of insects

Iophobia/Toxiphobia – Fear of poison

Isolophobia – Fear if being alone

Isopterophobia – Fear of termites

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Phobia Challenge: H

It’s Friday and you know what today is! 🙂

Blessed Friday, everyone, and welcome back to another Phobia Friday! I enjoyed looking up the letter ‘H’ for today’s episode. 

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Hadephobia – Fear of hell

Hagiophobia – Fear of saints or holy things

Hamartophobia – Fear of sinning

Haphephobia/Haptephobia – Fear of being touched

Harpaxophobia – Fear of being robbed

Heliophobia – Fear of the sun

Hellenologophobia – Fear of Greek terms or complex scientific terminology

Hematophobia – Fear of blood

Herpetophobia – Fear of reptiles or creepy, crawly things

Heterophobia – Fear of heterosexuals

Hierophobia – Fear of priest or sacred things

Hippophobia – Fear of horses

Hippopotomonstrosesquippedaliophobia – Fear of long words (AHHH! I love this word and it also has a song!)

Hobophobia – Fear of beggars

Hodophobia – Fear of travel

Homichlophobia – Fear of fog

Homilophobia – Fear of sermons

Hominophobia – Fear of men

Homophobia – Fear of sameness, monotony, or of homosexuality or becoming homosexual

Hoplophobia – Fear of firearms

Hormephobia – Fear of shock

Hydrophobia – Fear of water 

Hyelophobia – Fear of glass

Hygrophobia – Fear of liquids, dampness, or moisture

Hylephobia – Fear of materialism or the fear of epilepsy

Hylophobia – Fear of forests

Hypnophobia – Fear of sleep/being hypnotized

Hypegiaphobia – Fear of responsibility

Hypsiphobia – Fear of height/high places

Whew! What a long list!

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Phobia Challenge: G

Here we go again!

Blessed Friday, everyone. I trust that you’re doing well. The letter ‘G’ was very interesting to look up.

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Galeophobia – Fear of sharks

Gallophobia – Fear of France/French culture *shrugging* They can’t handle the Gallic!

Gelotophobia – Fear of laughter

Gamophobia – Fear of marriage

Gatophobia – Fear of cats

Genuphobia – Fear of one’s own knees/the act of kneeling

Gephyrophobia – Fear of crossing bridges

Germanophobia – Fear of Germany/German culture

Gerontophobia – Fear of growing old/old people

Geumophobia – Fear of taste

Gnosiophobia – Fear of knowledge

Graphophobia – Fear of writing/handwriting

Gynophobia – Fear of women

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Phobia Challenge: F

I didn’t find many phobias underneath the letter F.

The letter ‘F’ didn’t yield many results, but I still managed to get a few. Also, I’ve noticed that some phobias are repetitive as you’ll see in the coming weeks.

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Febriphobia/Fibriophobia – Fear of fever

Felinophobia – Fear of cats

Francophobia – Fear of France/French culture

Frigophobia: Fear of cold, cold things.

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Phobia Challenge: E

We’re on a roll! 🙂

I’ve been looking forward to this all week! Let’s see what the letter ‘E’ gives us.

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Ecclesiophobia – Fear of church

Ecophobia – Fear of home

Electrophobia – Fear of electricity

Eleutherophobia – Fear of freedom

Elurophobia – Fear of cats

Enetophobia – Fear of pins

Enisophobia – Fear of having committed an unpardonable sin or of criticism

Enochlophobia – Fear of crowds

Entomophobia – Fear of insects

Eosophobia – Fear of dawn or daylight

Epistemphobia – Fear of knowledge

Eremophobia – Fear of being oneself or loneliness

Ereuthophobia – Fear of red lights/blushing/red

Ergophobia – Fear of work

Euphobia – Fear of hearing good news

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Phobia Challenge: D

It’s Friday, so you know what time it is! 

I took a short break from writing to see what I can dig up today and some of them are pretty interesting. 

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Decidophobia – Fear of making decisions

Deipnophobia – Fear of dining and dinner conversation

Dementophobia – Fear of insanity

Demophobia – Fear of crowds

Dendrophobia – Fear of trees

Dentophobia – Fear of dentist

Dermatophobia – Fear of skin disease

Dextrophobia – Fear of objects at the right side of the body

Didaskaleinophobia – Fear of going to school

Diderodromophobia – Fear of trains, train travel or railroads

Dikephobia – Fear of justice

Diplophobia – Fear of double vision

Dipsophobia – Fear of drinking

Domatophobia – Fear of houses or being in a home

Dromophobia – Fear of crossing streets

Dutchphobia – Fear of Dutch

Dysmorphophobia – Fear of deformity

Dystychiphobia – Fear of accidents

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Phobia Challenge: C

Back again!

I have some free time before I get down to some writing, so let’s see what I can dig up today. 🙂

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Cacophobia – Fear of ugliness

Caligynephobia – Fear of beautiful women

Cancerphobia – Fear of cancer

Cardiophobia – Fear of the heart

Carnophobia – Fear of meat

Catagelophobia – Fear of being ridiculed

Catapedaphobia – Fear of jumping from high and low places

Cathisophobia – Fear of sitting

Catoptrophobia – Fear of mirrors

Centophobia – Fear of new things or ideas

Ceraunophobia – Fear of thunder

Chaetophobia – Fear of hair

Chionophobia – Fear of snow

Chiraptophobia – Fear of being touched

Chrometophobia – Fear of money

Chromophobia – Fear of colors

Chronomentrophobia – Fear of clocks

Chronophobia – Fear of time

Cibophobia – Fear of food

Claustrophobia – Fear of confined places

Cleptophobia – Fear of stealing

Climacophobia – Fear of stairs, climbing, or falling downstairs

Clinophobia – Fear of going to bed

Coulrophobia – Fear of clowns

Cyberphobia – Fear of computers/working on a computer

Cynophobia – Fear of dogs/rabies

Whew! That was a pretty long list!

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Phobia challenge: B

Here we go again…

We back again, we back again, we back… sorry, the Dobre Brothers’ new song is currently on replay for a new short that I am writing and Dari… again, sorry. 🙂

Anyways, let’s just get this over with, eh?

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Bacteriophobia – Fear of bacteria

Barophobia – Fear of gravity

Basophobia – Inability to stand. Fear of walking or falling.

Bathophobia – Fear of depth

Batonophobia – Fear of plants

Belonephobia – Fear of pins and needles

Bibliophobia – Fear of books

Bogyphobia – Fear of bogies or the bogeyman

Brontophobia – Fear of thunder and lightning

Bufonophobia – Fear of toads