of washing or bathing.
Acarophobia- Fear of itching
or of the insects that cause itching.
of sour things.
Achluophobia- Fear of darkness.
Acousticophobia- Fear of noise.
Fear of heights.
Aerophobia- Fear of drafts, air swallowing,
or airborne noxious substances.
of open high places.
Aeronausiphobia- Fear of vomiting
secondary to airsickness.
Agateophobia- Fear of insanity.
Agliophobia- Fear of pain.
of open spaces or of being in crowded, public places. Fear of leaving a safe place.
Agraphobia- Fear of sexual abuse.
Fear of wild animals.
Agyrophobia- Fear of streets or
crossing the street.
Aichmophobia- Fear of needles or
Ailurophobia- Fear of cats.
Albuminurophobia- Fear of kidney disease.
Fear of chickens.
Algophobia- Fear of pain.
Alliumphobia- Fear of garlic.
Fear of opinions.
Altophobia- Fear of heights.
Amathophobia- Fear of dust.
Fear of riding in a car.
Ambulophobia- Fear of walking.
Amnesiphobia- Fear of amnesia.
Fear of scratches or being scratched.
Fear of looking up.
Ancraophobia- Fear of wind. (a.k.a.
Androphobia- Fear of men.
Anemophobia- Fear of air drafts or wind. (a.k.a. Ancraophobia)
Anginophobia- Fear of angina, choking or narrowness.
Anglophobia- Fear of England or English culture, etc.
Angrophobia- Fear of anger or of becoming angry.
Fear of immobility of a joint.
Anthrophobia or Anthophobia- Fear of flowers.
Fear of people or society.
Antlophobia- Fear of floods.
Anuptaphobia- Fear of staying single.
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 or Arachnophobia-
Fear of spiders.
Arithmophobia- Fear of numbers.
Arrhenphobia- Fear of men.
Fear of fire.
Asthenophobia- Fear of fainting or weakness.
Astraphobia or Astrapophobia-
Fear of thunder and lightning. (a.k.a. Ceraunophobia or Keraunophobia)
Fear of stars or celestial space.
of asymmetrical things.
Ataxiophobia- Fear of ataxia.
(Without muscular coordination)
Ataxophobia- Fear of
disorder or untidiness.
Atelophobia- Fear of imperfection.
Atephobia- Fear of ruin or ruins.
Fear of being forgotten or ignored or forgetting.
Fear of atomic explosions.
Atychiphobia- Fear of failure.
Aulophobia- Fear of flutes.
Fear of gold.
Auroraphobia- Fear of Northern lights.
Autodysomophobia- Fear of one that has a vile odor.
Automatonophobia- Fear of ventriloquist's dummies, fake creatures, wax statues - anything that falsely
represents a sentient being.
Automysophobia- Fear of
Autophobia- Fear of being alone or of oneself.
Aviophobia or Aviatophobia-
Fear of flying.
Fear of microbes.
Bacteriophobia- Fear of bacteria.
Ballistophobia- Fear of missiles or bullets.
Fear of Bolsheviks.
Barophobia- Fear of gravity.
Basophobia or Basiphobia-
Inability to stand. Fear of walking or falling.
Fear of stairs or steep slopes.
Bathophobia- Fear of
Batophobia- Fear of heights or being close to
Batrachophobia- Fear of amphibians,
such as frogs, newts, salamanders, etc.
Fear of pins and needles. (a.k.a. Aichmophobia)
Fear of books.
Blennophobia- Fear of slime.
Bogyphobia- Fear of bogeys or the bogeyman.
Fear of plants.
Bromidrosiphobia or Bromidrophobia- Fear of body smells.
Fear of thunder and lightning.
Bufonophobia- Fear of
Fear of ugliness.
Cainophobia or Cainotophobia- Fear of newness, novelty.
Fear of beautiful women.
Cancerophobia or Carcinophobia- Fear of cancer.
Fear of the heart.
Carnophobia- Fear of meat.
Catagelophobia- Fear of being ridiculed.
Fear of jumping from high and low places.
Fear of sitting.
Catoptrophobia- Fear of mirrors.
Cenophobia or Centophobia-
Fear of new things or ideas.
Ceraunophobia or Keraunophobia- Fear of thunder and lightning. (a.k.a. Astraphobia or Astrapophobia)
Chaetophobia- Fear of hair.
or Cheimatophobia- Fear of cold. (a.k.a. Frigophobia or
Chemophobia- Fear of chemicals or working
Cherophobia- Fear of gaiety.
Chionophobia- Fear of snow.
Fear of being touched.
Chirophobia- Fear of hands.
Cholerophobia- Fear of anger or the fear of cholera.
Fear of dancing.
Chrometophobia or Chrematophobia- Fear of money.
or Chromatophobia- Fear of colors.
Chronophobia- Fear of time.
Cibophobia- Fear of food. (a.k.a. Sitophobia
Claustrophobia- Fear of confined spaces.
Cleithrophobia or Cleisiophobia-
Fear of being locked in an enclosed place.
Fear of stealing.
Climacophobia- Fear of stairs, climbing,
or of falling downstairs.
Clinophobia- Fear of going
Clithrophobia or Cleithrophobia- Fear of being enclosed.
Fear of stings.
Cometophobia- Fear of comets.
Coimetrophobia- Fear of cemeteries.
Fear of coitus.
Contreltophobia- Fear of sexual abuse.
Coprastasophobia- Fear of constipation.
Fear of feces.
Coulrophobia- Fear of clowns.
Counterphobia- The preference by a phobic for fearful situations.
Cremnophobia- Fear of precipices.
Fear of extreme cold, ice or frost.
Fear of crystals or glass.
Cyberphobia- Fear of computers
or working on a computer.
Cyclophobia- Fear of bicycles.
Cymophobia or Kymophobia-
Fear of waves or wave like motions.
of dogs or rabies.
Cypridophobia or Cypriphobia or Cyprianophobia
or Cyprinophobia- Fear of prostitutes or venereal disease.
Fear of making decisions.
Defecaloesiophobia- Fear of
painful bowels movements.
Deipnophobia- Fear of dining
or dinner conversations.
Dementophobia- Fear of insanity.
Demonophobia or Daemonophobia-
Fear of demons.
Demophobia- Fear of crowds. (a.k.a.
Dendrophobia- Fear of trees.
Dentophobia- Fear of dentists.
Fear of skin lesions.
Dermatosiophobia or Dermatophobia or Dermatopathophobia-
Fear of skin disease.
Dextrophobia- Fear of objects
at the right side of the body.
Diabetophobia- Fear of
Didaskaleinophobia- Fear of going to school.
Dikephobia- Fear of justice.
Fear of dizziness or whirlpools.
Diplophobia- Fear of
Dipsophobia- Fear of drinking.
Dishabiliophobia- Fear of
Fear of houses or being in a house. (a.k.a. Eicophobia or Oikophobia)
Fear of fur or skins of animals.
Doxophobia- Fear of
expressing opinions or of receiving praise.
Fear of crossing streets.
Dutchphobia- Fear of the Dutch.
Dysmorphophobia- Fear of deformity.
Fear of accidents.
Fear of church.
Ecophobia- Fear of home.
Eicophobia- Fear of home surroundings. (a.k.a. Domatophobia or Oikophobia)
Eisoptrophobia- Fear of mirrors or of seeing oneself in a mirror.
Electrophobia- Fear of electricity.
Fear of freedom.
Elurophobia- Fear of cats. (a.k.a.
Emetophobia- Fear of vomiting.
Enetophobia- Fear of pins.
Fear of crowds.
Enosiophobia or Enissophobia- Fear of having committed an unpardonable sin or of criticism.
Entomophobia- Fear of insects.
Fear of dawn or daylight.
Ephebiphobia- Fear of teenagers.
Epistaxiophobia- Fear of nosebleeds.
Fear of knowledge.
Equinophobia- Fear of horses.
Eremophobia- Fear of being oneself or of loneliness.
Ereuthrophobia- Fear of blushing.
1) Fear of work or functioning 2) Surgeon's fear of operating
Fear of work.
Erotophobia- Fear of
of hearing good news.
Eurotophobia- Fear of female genitalia.
Erythrophobia or Erytophobia
or Ereuthophobia- 1) Fear of red lights 2) Blushing 3)
or Fibriphobia or Fibriophobia- Fear of fever.
Fear of cats. (a.k.a. Ailurophobia or Elurophobia or Galeophobia or Gatophobia)
Francophobia- Fear of France or French culture. (a.k.a. Gallophobia or Galiophobia)
Frigophobia- Fear of cold or cold things. (a.k.a. Cheimaphobia or Cheimatophobia or Psychrophobia)
or Gatophobia- Fear of cats.
Gallophobia or Galiophobia-
Fear France or French culture. (a.k.a. Francophobia)
Fear of marriage.
Geliophobia- Fear of laughter.
Geniophobia- Fear of chins.
Fear of knees.
Gephyrophobia or Gephydrophobia or Gephysrophobia-
Fear of crossing bridges.
Germanophobia- Fear of Germany
or German culture.
Gerascophobia- Fear of growing old.
Gerontophobia- Fear of old people or of growing old.
or Geumophobia- Fear of taste.
Glossophobia- Fear of speaking in public or of trying to speak.
Gnosiophobia- Fear of knowledge.
Fear of writing or handwriting.
Gymnophobia- Fear of
Gynephobia or Gynophobia- Fear of women.
Fear of hell.
Hagiophobia- Fear of saints or holy things.
Hamartophobia- Fear of sinning.
or Haptephobia- Fear of being touched.
Harpaxophobia- Fear of being robbed.
Heliophobia- Fear of the sun.
Hellenologophobia- Fear of Greek terms or complex scientific terminology.
Fear of being infested with worms.
Hemophobia or Hemaphobia or
Hematophobia- Fear of blood.
Heresyphobia or Hereiophobia- Fear
of challenges to official doctrine or of radical deviation.
Fear of reptiles or creepy, crawly things.
Fear of the opposite sex. (a.k.a. Sexophobia)
Fear of priests or sacred things.
of long words.
Hobophobia- Fear of bums or beggars.
Fear of road travel.
Hormephobia- Fear of shock.
Fear of fog.
Homilophobia- Fear of sermons.
Hominophobia- Fear of men.
Fear of sameness, monotony or of homosexuality or of becoming homosexual.
Fear of firearms.
Hydrargyophobia- Fear of mercurial
Hydrophobia- Fear of water or of rabies.
Hydrophobophobia- Fear of rabies.
or Hyalophobia- Fear of glass.
Hygrophobia- Fear of liquids, dampness, or moisture.
Hylephobia- Fear of materialism or the fear of epilepsy.
Hylophobia- Fear of forests.
or Hypegiaphobia- Fear of responsibility.
Hypnophobia- Fear of sleep or of being hypnotized.
Fear of height.
Fear of going to the doctor or of doctors.
Fear of fish.
Ideophobia- Fear of ideas.
Illyngophobia- Fear of vertigo or feeling dizzy when looking down.
Iophobia- Fear of poison.
Fear of insects.
Isolophobia- Fear of solitude, being
Isopterophobia- Fear of termites, insects that
Ithyphallophobia- Fear of
Japanophobia- Fear of Japanese.
Fear of Jews.
Kainolophobia or Kainophobia- Fear of anything new, novelty.
Fear of failure or defeat.
Katagelophobia- Fear of ridicule.
Kathisophobia- Fear of sitting down.
Fear of voids or empty spaces.
Keraunophobia or Ceraunophobia- Fear of thunder and lightning. (a.k.a. Astraphobia or Astrapophobia)
Kinetophobia or Kinesophobia-
Fear of movement or motion.
Kleptophobia- Fear of stealing.
Koinoniphobia- Fear of rooms.
Fear of genitals, particularly female.
Koniophobia- Fear of dust. (a.k.a. Amathophobia)
Kosmikophobia- Fear of cosmic phenomenon.
Fear of waves. (a.k.a. Cymophobia)
Kyphophobia- Fear of stooping.
Fear of vegetables.
Laliophobia or Lalophobia- Fear of speaking.
or Lepraphobia- Fear of leprosy.
Leukophobia- Fear of the color white.
Fear of things to the left side of the body.
Fear of loud noises.
Lilapsophobia- Fear of tornadoes
Limnophobia- Fear of lakes.
Linonophobia- Fear of string.
Fear of lawsuits.
Lockiophobia- Fear of childbirth.
Logizomechanophobia- Fear of computers.
Fear of words.
Luiphobia- Fear of syphilis.
Lutraphobia- Fear of otters.
Fear of darkness.
Lyssophobia- Fear of rabies or of
Fear of long waits.
Mageirocophobia- Fear of cooking.
Maieusiophobia- Fear of childbirth.
Fear of love play. (a.k.a. Sarmassophobia)
Fear of insanity.
Mastigophobia- Fear of punishment.
Mechanophobia- Fear of machines.
Medorthophobia- Fear of
Megalophobia- Fear of large things.
Fear of bees.
Melanophobia- Fear of the color black.
Melophobia- Fear or hatred of music.
Fear of brain disease.
Menophobia- Fear of
Merinthophobia- Fear of being bound or tied up.
Metathesiophobia- Fear of changes.
Meteorophobia- Fear of meteors.
Fear of alcohol.
Metrophobia- Fear or hatred of poetry.
Microbiophobia- Fear of microbes. (a.k.a. Bacillophobia)
Microphobia- Fear of small things.
or Mysophobia- Fear of being contaminated with dirt or
Mnemophobia- Fear of memories.
Molysmophobia or Molysomophobia-
Fear of dirt or contamination.
Monophobia- Fear of solitude
or being alone.
Monopathophobia- Fear of definite disease.
Motorphobia- Fear of automobiles.
Fear of moths.
Musophobia or Muriphobia- Fear of mice.
Fear or aversion to mushrooms.
Mycrophobia- Fear of
Myctophobia- Fear of darkness.
Myrmecophobia- Fear of ants.
Fear of myths or stories or false statements.
Fear of slime. (a.k.a. Blennophobia)
Fear of fog. (a.k.a. Homichlophobia)
of death or dead things.
Nelophobia- Fear of glass.
Neopharmaphobia- Fear of new drugs.
Fear of anything new.
Nephophobia- Fear of clouds.
Noctiphobia- Fear of the night.
Fear of names.
Nosocomephobia- Fear of hospitals.
Nosophobia or Nosemaphobia-
Fear of becoming ill.
Nostophobia- Fear of returning
Novercaphobia- Fear of your stepmother.
Nucleomituphobia- Fear of nuclear weapons.
Numerophobia- Fear of numbers.
Nyctohylophobia- Fear of dark wooded areas or of forests at night
Nyctophobia- Fear of the dark or of night.
Fear of gaining weight. (a.k.a. Pocrescophobia)
Fear of crowds or mobs.
Ochophobia- Fear of vehicles.
Octophobia- Fear of the figure 8.
Fear of teeth or dental surgery.
Odynophobia or Odynephobia- Fear of pain. (a.k.a Algophobia)
Fear of wines.
Oikophobia- Fear of home surroundings,
house. (a.k.a. Domatophobia or Eicophobia)
Fear of smells.
Ombrophobia- Fear of rain or of being
Ommetaphobia or Ommatophobia- Fear of eyes.
Fear of dreams.
Oneirogmophobia- Fear of .
Onomatophobia- Fear of hearing a certain word or of names.
Ophidiophobia- Fear of snakes. (a.k.a. Snakephobia)
Ophthalmophobia- Fear of being stared at.
Fear medical doctors experience of prescribing needed pain medications for patients.
Optophobia- Fear of opening one's eyes.
Fear of birds.
Orthophobia- Fear of property.
Osmophobia or Osphresiophobia-
Fear of smells or odors.
Ostraconophobia- Fear of shellfish.
Ouranophobia or Uranophobia-
Fear of heaven.
Fear of ice or frost.
Panthophobia- Fear of suffering
Panophobia or Pantophobia- Fear of everything.
Fear of the Pope.
Papyrophobia- Fear of paper.
Paralipophobia- Fear of neglecting duty or responsibility.
Paraphobia- Fear of perverts
Fear of parasites.
Paraskavedekatriaphobia- Fear of
Friday the 13th.
Parthenophobia- Fear of virgins or
Pathophobia- Fear of disease.
Patroiophobia- Fear of heredity.
Fear of childbirth.
Peccatophobia- Fear of sinning or
Pediculophobia- Fear of lice.
Pediophobia- Fear of dolls.
Fear of children.
Peladophobia- Fear of bald people.
Pellagrophobia- Fear of pellagra.
Fear of poverty.
Pentheraphobia- Fear of mother-in-law.
Phagophobia- Fear of swallowing
or of eating or of being eaten.
of becoming bald.
Phallophobia- Fear of a
Pharmacophobia- Fear of taking medicine.
Fear of ghosts.
Phengophobia- Fear of daylight or sunshine.
Philemaphobia or Philematophobia-
Fear of kissing.
Philophobia- Fear of falling in love
or being in love.
Philosophobia- Fear of philosophy.
Phobophobia- Fear of phobias.
Fear of glaring lights.
Photophobia- Fear of light.
Phonophobia- Fear of noises or voices or one's own voice; of telephones.
Phronemophobia- Fear of thinking.
Fear of lice. (a.k.a. Pediculophobia)
Fear of tuberculosis.
Placophobia- Fear of tombstones.
Plutophobia- Fear of wealth.
Fear of rain or of being rained on.
Fear of spirits.
Pnigophobia or Pnigerophobia- Fear of choking of being smothered.
Pocrescophobia- Fear of gaining weight. (a.k.a. Obesophobia)
Pogonophobia- Fear of beards.
Fear of contracting poliomyelitis.
or abnormal dislike of politicians.
of many things.
Poinephobia- Fear of punishment.
Ponophobia- Fear of overworking or of pain.
Fear of the color purple.
Potamophobia- Fear of rivers
or running water.
Potophobia- Fear of alcohol.
Pharmacophobia- Fear of drugs.
Fear of rectums.
Prosophobia- Fear of progress.
Psellismophobia- Fear of stuttering.
Fear of mind.
Psychrophobia- Fear of cold.
Fear of flying.
Fear of being tickled by feathers.
Pyrexiophobia- Fear of Fever.
Pyrophobia- Fear of fire.
Fear of radiation, x-rays.
Ranidaphobia- Fear of frogs.
Rectophobia- Fear of rectum or rectal diseases.
Fear of being severely punished or beaten by a rod or of being severely criticized. Also fear of magic.(wand)
Rhypophobia- Fear of defecation.
Fear of getting wrinkles.
Rupophobia- Fear of dirt.
Russophobia- Fear of Russians.
Fear of Halloween.
Sarmassophobia- Fear of love play.
Satanophobia- Fear of Satan.
Scabiophobia- Fear of scabies.
Fear of fecal matter.
Scelerophibia- Fear of bad men,
Sciophobia or Sciaphobia- Fear of shadows.
Fear of worms.
Scolionophobia- Fear of school.
Scopophobia or Scoptophobia- Fear
of being seen or stared at.
Scotomaphobia- Fear of blindness
in visual field.
Scotophobia- Fear of darkness. (a.k.a.
Scriptophobia- Fear of writing in public.
Selachophobia- Fear of sharks.
Fear of light flashes.
Selenophobia- Fear of the moon.
Seplophobia- Fear of decaying matter.
Fear of long words.
Sexophobia- Fear of the opposite
sex. (a.k.a. Heterophobia)
Siderodromophobia- Fear of
trains, railroads or train travel.
Sinistrophobia- Fear of things to the left
Sinophobia- Fear of Chinese, Chinese
Sitophobia or Sitiophobia- Fear of food or eating. (a.k.a. Cibophobia)
Snakephobia- Fear of snakes. (a.k.a. Ophidiophobia)
Soceraphobia- Fear of parents-in-law.
Fear of being evaluated negatively in social situations.
Fear of society or people in general.
Sophophobia- Fear of learning.
Soteriophobia- Fear of dependence on others.
Fear of outer space.
Spectrophobia- Fear of specters
Spermatophobia or Spermophobia- Fear of germs.
Fear of wasps.
Stasibasiphobia or Stasiphobia- Fear of standing or walking. (a.k.a. Ambulophobia)
Staurophobia- Fear of crosses or the crucifix.
of narrow things or places.
Stygiophobia or Stigiophobia- Fear of hell.
Fear of mice.
Symbolophobia- Fear of symbolism.
Symmetrophobia- Fear of symmetry.
Fear of relatives.
Syphilophobia- Fear of syphilis.
Fear of speed.
Taeniophobia or Teniophobia- Fear of tapeworms.
Taphophobia- Fear of being buried alive or of cemeteries.
Tapinophobia- Fear of being contagious.
Fear of bulls.
Technophobia- Fear of technology.
Teleophobia- 1) Fear of definite plans 2) Religious ceremony
Telephonophobia- Fear of telephones.
Fear of bearing a deformed child or fear of monsters or deformed people.
Fear of taking tests.
Tetanophobia- Fear of lockjaw,
Teutophobia- Fear of German or German things.
Textophobia- Fear of certain fabrics.
Fear of sitting.
Thalassophobia- Fear of the sea.
Thanatophobia or Thantophobia-
Fear of death or dying.
Theatrophobia- Fear of theaters.
Theologicophobia- Fear of theology.
Fear of gods or religion.
Thermophobia- Fear of heat.
Tocophobia- Fear of pregnancy or childbirth.
Fear of surgical operations.
Tonitrophobia- Fear of
Topophobia- Fear of certain places or situations,
such as stage fright.
Toxiphobia or Toxophobia or Toxicophobia- Fear
of poison or of being accidentally poisoned.
Fear of injury.
Tremophobia- Fear of trembling.
Trichinophobia- Fear of trichinosis.
or Trichophobia- Fear of hair. (a.k.a. Chaetophobia or
Triskaidekaphobia- Fear of the number
Tropophobia- Fear of moving or making changes.
Trypanophobia- Fear of injections.
Fear of tuberculosis.
Tyrannophobia- Fear of tyrants.
or Ouranophobia- Fear of heaven.
Urophobia- Fear of urine or urinating.
Fear of vaccination.
Venustraphobia- Fear of beautiful
Verbophobia- Fear of words.
Verminophobia- Fear of germs.
Fear of clothing.
Virginitiphobia- Fear of rape.
Vitricophobia- Fear of stepfather.
Fear of the Walloons.
Wiccaphobia: Fear of witches and
Fear of the color yellow or the word yellow.
Fear of foreign languages.
Xenophobia- Fear of strangers
Xerophobia- Fear of dryness.
1) Fear of wooden objects. 2) Forests.
Xyrophobia- Fear of razors.
Fear of jealousy.
Zeusophobia- Fear of God or gods.
Zemmiphobia- Fear of the great mole rat.
Fear of animals.