Warning: You are not logged in. Your IP address will be publicly visible if you make any edits. If you log in or create an account, your edits will be attributed to your username, along with other benefits. Anti-spam check. Do not fill this in!===Joke and fictional phobias=== *[[Albumistanumerophobia]] – fear of Number lists and list of number phobias (branch of Albumistaphobia) *[[Aibohphobia]] – a joke term for the phobia of palindromes, which is a palindrome itself. The term is a piece of computer humor entered into the 1981 ''The Devil's DP Dictionary'' * ''[[Anachrophobia]]'' – fear of temporal displacement, from a ''Doctor Who'' novel by Jonathan Morris * [[Anatidaephobia]] – the fictional fear that somewhere, somehow, a duck is watching you. From Gary Larson's ''The Far Side'' * [[Anoraknophobia]] – a portmanteau of "anorak" and "[[arachnophobia]]". Used in the Wallace and Gromit comic book ''Anoraknophobia''. Also the title of an album by Marillion * [[Arachibutyrophobia]] – fear of peanut butter sticking to the roof of one's mouth. The word is used by Charles M. Schulz in a 1982 installment of his "Peanuts" comic strip and by Peter O'Donnell in his 1985 Modesty Blaise adventure novel ''Dead Man's Handle'' * [[Claustrommetaphobia]] – fear of suffocating on one's own eyeballs * [[Deuterophobia]] – fear of Mondays * [[Hippopotomonstrosesquipedaliophobia]] – fear of long words. Hippopoto – "big" due to its allusion to the Greek-derived word hippopotamus (though this is derived as ''hippo-'' "horse" compounded with ''potam-os'' "river", so originally meaning "river horse"; according to the Oxford English, "hippopotamine" has been construed as large since 1847, so this coinage is reasonable); -monstr- is from Latin words meaning "monstrous", -o- is a noun-compounding vowel; -sesquipedali- comes from "sesquipedalian" meaning a long word (literally "a foot and a half long" in Latin), -o- is a noun-compounding vowel, and -phobia means "fear". Note: This was mentioned on the first episode of Brainiac Series Five as one of Tickle's Teasers. Both Arachibutyrophobia and Hippopotomonstrosesquipedaliophobia were mentioned alongside Arachnophobia in the halloween special of Scien-Trific. * [[Keanuphobia]] – fear of Keanu Reeves, portrayed in the Dean Koontz book, ''False Memory'', where a woman has an irrational fear of Keanu Reeves and has to see her psychiatrist, Mark Ahriman, each week, unaware that she only has the fear in the first place because the psychotic Ahriman implanted it via hypnotic suggestion to amuse himself. He calls her the "Keanuphobe" in his head * [[Kyriakiphobia]] – fear of Sundays * [[Luposlipaphobia]] – fear of being pursued by timber wolves while running around a kitchen table while wearing socks on a newly waxed floor, also from Gary Larson's ''The Far Side'' * [[Lunaediesophobia]] – fear of Mondays (comes from the Latin word ''Luna'' meaning "Moon", and the suffix ''-phobia'') * [[Nihiliphobia]] – fear of nothingness (comes from the combination of the Latin word ''nihil'' which means ''nothing, none'', and the suffix ''-phobia''), as described by the Doctor in the Star Trek: Voyager episode Night. Voyager's morale officer and chef Neelix suffers from this condition, having panic attacks while the ship was traversing a dark expanse of space known as the Void. It is also the title of a 2008 album by Neuronium. Also, the animated version of George of the Jungle (2007 TV series) is seen suffering in one episode of the cartoon, where they are telling scary stories * [[Nonagintannophobia]] - fear of turning 90 years old * [[Octogintannophobia]] - fear of turning 80 years old * [[Paraskeviphobia]] – fear of Fridays * [[Pemptiphobia]] – fear of Thursdays * [[Quadragintannophobia]] – fear of turning 40 years old * [[Quinquagintannophobia]] – fear of turning 50 years old * [[Robophobia]] – fear of robots/androids, also known as "Grimwade's Syndrome". First heard in the Doctor Who story The Robots of Death * [[Savvatophobia]] – fear of Saturdays * [[Semaphobia]] – fear of average Web developers to use Semantic Web technologies * [[Septuagintannophobia]] – fear of turning 70 years old * [[Sexatannophobia]] – fear of turning 60 years old * [[Sredaphobia]] – fear of Wednesdays * [[Trigintannophobia]] – fear of turning 30 years old * [[Tritiphobia]] – fear of Tuesdays * [[Venustraphobia]] – fear of beautiful women, according to a 1998 humorous article published by ''BBC News''. The word is a portmanteau of "Venus trap" and "phobia". ''[[Venustraphobia]]'' is the title of a 2006 album by Casbah Club * [[Vigintannophobia]] – fear of turning 20 years old your momma dead *[[JoeMamophobia]] – fear of Joe Mama jokes *[[HhkfdhgthgsfudhgtrfhgergorhieghahkghhsgjhtaghteahhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhgaydgfjhijhpjPhobia]] - Fear of Karens *[[Sebeefriknobphobia]] - fear of Roblox Star Creator/Youtube channel 23Sebee/friknob [[Category:Phobias]] [[Category:Browse]] Summary: Please note that all contributions to the Phobia Wiki are considered to be released under the CC-BY-SA Cancel Editing help (opens in new window) Retrieved from "https://phobia.wikia.org/wiki/List_of_phobias"