Saturday, May 1, 2010

Do you have a "FOE-bia?"

Ablutophobia- Fear of washing or bathing.
Bogyphobia- Fear of bogeys or the bogeyman.
Caligynephobia- Fear of beautiful women.
Dutchphobia- Fear of the Dutch.
Euphobia- Fear of hearing good news.
Gnosiophobia- Fear of knowledge.
Hobophobia- Fear of bums or beggars.
Ithyphallophobia- Fear of seeing, thinking about or having an erect penis.
(J options were too rascist.)
Kosmikophobia- Fear of cosmic phenomenon
Linonophobia- Fear of string.
Myctophobia- Fear of darkness.
Nostophobia- Fear of returning home.
Ommetaphobia or Ommatophobia- Fear of eyes. (Well, that's a huge issue...)
Paraskavedekatriaphobia- Fear of Friday the 13th.
Quadraphobia- Fear of the number four.
Rhytiphobia- Fear of getting wrinkles.
Staurophobia- Fear of crosses or the crucifix.
Taphephobia- Fear of being buried alive or of cemeteries.
Uranophobia or Ouranophobia- Fear of heaven.
Vestiphobia- Fear of clothing.
Walloonphobia- Fear of the Walloons. (Wikipedia that.)
Xerophobia- Fear of dryness.
(Y-phobia has yet to exist. Conjure something.)
Zeusophobia- Fear of God or gods.

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