Tagged: phobia

fear of vampires 0

What is the fear of vampires called? Sanguivoriphobia!

Are you afraid of vampires?  If you are, then you have a phobia called Sanguivoriphobia. Sanguivoriphobia is the “fear of blood-eaters”.  This fear manifests itself in humans that are afraid of vampires!  The fear includes both people that believe vampires are real...

Lupophobia – the fear of wolves phobia 1

Lupophobia – the fear of wolves phobia

If you are afraid of wolves, what is the fear called? Although you won’t find it in the traditional dictionary, there is an unofficial name for the phobia (severe anxiety or fear) of wolves that many people have – it is called...

Paraskevidekatriaphobia 7

Paraskevidekatriaphobia

Tomorrow is the last Friday the 13th of 2009! This year we’ve had 3 Friday the 13ths, which is the most that is possible in any year. Paraskevidekatriaphobia is the fear of Friday the 13th. Friday the 13th is not just feared...