Phobias List

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Phobias starting with A

Ablutophobia – Fear of washing or bathing.
Acarophobia – Fear of itching or of the insects that cause itching.
Acerophobia – Fear of sourness.
Achluophobia – Fear of darkness.
Acousticophobia – Fear of noise.
Acrophobia – Fear of heights.
Aerophobia – Fear of drafts, air swallowing, or airbourne noxious substances.
Aeroacrophobia – Fear of open high places.
Aeronausiphobia – Fear of vomiting secondary to airsickness.
Agateophobia – Fear of insanity.
Agliophobia – Fear of pain.
Agoraphobia – Fear of open spaces or of being in crowded, public places like markets. Fear of leaving a safe place.
Agraphobia – Fear of sexual abuse.
Agrizoophobia – Fear of wild animals.
Agyrophobia – Fear of streets or crossing the street.
Aichmophobia – Fear of needles or pointed objects.
Ailurophobia – Fear of cats.
Albuminurophobia – Fear of kidney disease.
Alektorophobia – Fear of chickens.
Algophobia – Fear of pain.
Alliumphobia – Fear of garlic.
Allodoxaphobia – Fear of opinions.
Altophobia – Fear of heights.
Amathophobia – Fear of dust.
Amaxophobia – Fear of riding in a car.
Ambulophobia – Fear of walking.
Amnesiphobia – Fear of amnesia.
Amychophobia – Fear of scratches or being scratched.
Anablephobia – Fear of looking up.
Ancraophobia – Fear of wind. (Anemophobia)
Androphobia – Fear of men.
Anemophobia – Fear of air drafts or wind.(Ancraophobia)
Anginophobia – Fear of angina, choking or narrowness.
Anglophobia – Fear of England or English culture, etc.
Angrophobia – Fear of anger or of becoming angry.
Ankylophobia – Fear of immobility of a joint.
Anthrophobia or Anthophobia – Fear of flowers.
Anthropophobia – Fear of people or society.
Antlophobia – Fear of floods.
Anuptaphobia – Fear of staying single.
Apeirophobia – Fear of infinity.
Aphenphosmphobia – Fear of being touched. (Haphephobia)
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.
Arsonphobia – Fear of fire.
Asthenophobia – Fear of fainting or weakness.
Astraphobia or Astrapophobia – Fear of thunder and lightning.(Ceraunophobia, Keraunophobia)
Astrophobia – Fear of stars or celestial space.
Asymmetriphobia – Fear of asymmetrical things.
Ataxiophobia – Fear of ataxia. (muscular incoordination)
Ataxophobia – Fear of disorder or untidiness.
Atelophobia – Fear of imperfection.
Atephobia – Fear of ruin or ruins.
Athazagoraphobia – Fear of being forgotton or ignored or forgetting.
Atomosophobia – Fear of atomic explosions.
Atychiphobia – Fear of failure.
Aulophobia – Fear of flutes.
Aurophobia – Fear of gold.
Auroraphobia – Fear of Northern lights.
Autodysomophobia – Fear of one that has a vile odor.
Automatonophobia – anything that falsly represents a sentient being.
Automysophobia – Fear of being dirty.
Autophobia – Fear of being alone or of oneself.
Aviophobia or Aviatophobia – Fear of flying.

Phobias Starting with B

Bacillophobia – Fear of microbes.
Bacteriophobia – Fear of bacteria.
Ballistophobia – Fear of missiles or bullets.
Bolshephobia – Fear of Bolsheviks.
Barophobia – Fear of gravity.
Basophobia or Basiphobia – Basophobia or Basiphobia- Inability to stand. Fear of walking or falling.
Bathmophobia – Fear of stairs or steep slopes.
Bathophobia – Fear of depth.
Batophobia – Fear of heights or being close to high buildings.
Batrachophobia – Fear of amphibians, such as frogs, newts, salamanders, etc.
Belonephobia – Fear of pins and needles. (Aichmophobia)
Bibliophobia – Fear of books.
Blennophobia – Fear of slime.
Bogyphobia – Fear of bogeys or the bogeyman.
Botanophobia – Fear of plants.
Bromidrosiphobia or Bromidrophobia – Fear of body smells.
Brontophobia – Fear of thunder and lightning.
Bufonophobia – Fear of toads.

Phobias starting with C

Cacophobia – Fear of ugliness.
Cainophobia or Cainotophobia – Fear of newness, novelty.
Caligynephobia – Fear of beautiful women.
Cancerophobia or Carcinophobia – 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.
Cenophobia or Centophobia – Fear of new things or ideas.
Ceraunophobia or Keraunophobia – Fear of thunder and lightning.(Astraphobia, Astrapophobia)
Chaetophobia – Fear of hair.
Cheimaphobia or Cheimatophobia – Fear of cold.(Frigophobia, Psychophobia)
Chemophobia – Fear of chemicals or working with chemicals.
Cherophobia – Fear of gaiety.
Chionophobia – Fear of snow.
Chiraptophobia – Fear of being touched.
Chirophobia – Fear of hands.
Chiroptophobia – Fear of bats.
Cholerophobia – Fear of anger or the fear of cholera.
Chorophobia – Fear of dancing.
Chrometophobia or Chrematophobia – Fear of money.
Chromophobia or Chromatophobia – Fear of colors.
Chronophobia – Fear of time.
Chronomentrophobia – Fear of clocks.
Cibophobia – Fear of food.(Sitophobia, Sitiophobia)
Claustrophobia – Fear of confined spaces.
Cleithrophobia or Cleisiophobia – Fear of being locked in an enclosed place.
Cleptophobia – Fear of stealing.
Climacophobia – Fear of stairs, climbing, or of falling downstairs.
Clinophobia – Fear of going to bed.
Clithrophobia or Cleithrophobia – Fear of being enclosed.
Cnidophobia – Fear of stings.
Cometophobia – Fear of comets.
Coimetrophobia – Fear of cemeteries.
Coitophobia – Fear of coitus.
Contreltophobia – Fear of sexual abuse.
Coprastasophobia – Fear of constipation.
Coprophobia – Fear of feces.
Consecotaleophobia – Fear of chopsticks.
Coulrophobia – Fear of clowns.
Counterphobia – The preference by a phobic for fearful situations.
Cremnophobia – Fear of precipices.
Cryophobia – Fear of extreme cold, ice or frost.
Crystallophobia – 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.
Cynophobia – Fear of dogs or rabies.
Cypridophobia or Cypriphobia or Cyprianophobia or Cyprinophobia – Fear of prostitutes or venereal disease.

Phobias starting with D

Decidophobia – 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. (Agoraphobia)
Dendrophobia – Fear of trees.
Dentophobia – Fear of dentists.
Dermatophobia – 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 diabetes.
Didaskaleinophobia – Fear of going to school.
Dikephobia – Fear of justice.
Dinophobia – Fear of dizziness or whirlpools.
Diplophobia – Fear of double vision.
Dipsophobia – Fear of drinking.
Dishabiliophobia – Fear of undressing in front of someone.
Disposophobia – Fear of throwing stuff out. Hoarding.
Domatophobia – Fear of houses or being in a house.(Eicophobia, Oikophobia)
Doraphobia – Fear of fur or skins of animals.
Doxophobia – Fear of expressing opinions or of receiving praise.
Dromophobia – Fear of crossing streets.
Dutchphobia – Fear of the Dutch.
Dysmorphophobia – Fear of deformity.
Dystychiphobia – Fear of accidents.

Phobias Starting with E

Ecclesiophobia – Fear of church.
Ecophobia – Fear of home.
Eicophobia – Fear of home surroundings.(Domatophobia, Oikophobia)
Eisoptrophobia – Fear of mirrors or of seeing oneself in a mirror.
Electrophobia – Fear of electricity.
Eleutherophobia – Fear of freedom.
Elurophobia – Fear of cats. (Ailurophobia)
Emetophobia – Fear of vomiting.
Enetophobia – Fear of pins.
Enochlophobia – Fear of crowds.
Enosiophobia or Enissophobia – Fear of having committed an unpardonable sin or of criticism.
Entomophobia – Fear of insects.
Eosophobia – Fear of dawn or daylight.
Ephebiphobia – Fear of teenagers.
Epistaxiophobia – Fear of nosebleeds.
Epistemophobia – Fear of knowledge.
Equinophobia – Fear of horses.
Eremophobia – Fear of being oneself or of lonliness.
Ereuthrophobia – Fear of blushing.
Ergasiophobia – Ergasiophobia- 1) Fear of work or functioning. 2) Surgeon’s fear of operating.
Ergophobia – Fear of work.
Erotophobia – Fear of sexual love or sexual questions.
Euphobia – Fear of hearing good news.
Eurotophobia – Fear of female genitalia.
Erythrophobia or Erytophobia or Ereuthophobia – Erythrophobia or Erytophobia or Ereuthophobia- 1) Fear of redlights. 2) Blushing. 3) Red.

 

Phobias Starting with F

Febriphobia or Fibriphobia or Fibriophobia – Fear of fever.
Felinophobia – Fear of cats. (Ailurophobia, Elurophobia, Galeophobia, Gatophobia)
Francophobia – Fear of France or French culture. (Gallophobia, Galiophobia)
Frigophobia – Fear of cold or cold things.(Cheimaphobia, Cheimatophobia, Psychrophobia)

 

Phobias Starting with G

Galeophobia or Gatophobia – Fear of cats.
Gallophobia or Galiophobia – Fear France or French culture. (Francophobia)
Gamophobia – Fear of marriage.
Geliophobia – Fear of laughter.
Gelotophobia – Fear of being laughed at.
Geniophobia – Fear of chins.
Genophobia – Fear of sex.
Genuphobia – 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.
Geumaphobia or Geumophobia – Fear of taste.
Glossophobia – Fear of speaking in public or of trying to speak.
Gnosiophobia – Fear of knowledge.
Graphophobia – Fear of writing or handwriting.
Gymnophobia – Fear of nudity.
Gynephobia or Gynophobia – Fear of women.

 

Phobias Starting with H

Hadephobia – Fear of hell.
Hagiophobia – Fear of saints or holy things.
Hamartophobia – Fear of sinning.
Haphephobia or Haptephobia – Fear of being touched.
Harpaxophobia – Fear of being robbed.
Hedonophobia – Fear of feeling pleasure.
Heliophobia – Fear of the sun.
Hellenologophobia – Fear of Greek terms or complex scientific terminology.
Helminthophobia – 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.
Herpetophobia – Fear of reptiles or creepy, crawly things.
Heterophobia – Fear of the opposite sex. (Sexophobia)
Hexakosioihexekontahexaphobia – Fear of the number 666.
Hierophobia – Fear of priests or sacred things.
Hippophobia – Fear of horses.
Hippopotomonstrosesquipedaliophobia – Fear of long words.
Hobophobia – Fear of bums or beggars.
Hodophobia – Fear of road travel.
Hormephobia – Fear of shock.
Homichlophobia – Fear of fog.
Homilophobia – Fear of sermons.
Hominophobia – Fear of men.
Homophobia – Fear of sameness, monotony or of homosexuality or of becoming homosexual.
Hoplophobia – Fear of firearms.
Hydrargyophobia – Fear of mercurial medicines.
Hydrophobia – Fear of water or of rabies.
Hydrophobophobia – Fear of rabies.
Hyelophobia 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.
Hypengyophobia or Hypegiaphobia – Fear of responsibility.
Hypnophobia – Fear of sleep or of being hypnotized.
Hypsiphobia – Fear of height.

 

Phobias Starting with I

Iatrophobia – Fear of going to the doctor or of doctors.
Ichthyophobia – Fear of fish.
Ideophobia – Fear of ideas.
Illyngophobia – Fear of vertigo or feeling dizzy when looking down.
Iophobia – Fear of poison.
Insectophobia – Fear of insects.
Isolophobia – Fear of solitude, being alone.
Isopterophobia – Fear of termites, insects that eat wood.
Ithyphallophobia – Fear of seeing, thinking about or having an erect penis.

 

Phobias Starting with J

Japanophobia – Fear of Japanese.
Judeophobia – Fear of Jews.

 

Phobias Starting with K

Kainolophobia or Kainophobia – Fear of anything new, novelty.
Kakorrhaphiophobia – Fear of failure or defeat.
Katagelophobia – Fear of ridicule.
Kathisophobia – Fear of sitting down.
Katsaridaphobia – Fear of cockroaches.
Kenophobia – Fear of voids or empty spaces.
Keraunophobia or Ceraunophobia – Fear of thunder and lightning.(Astraphobia, Astrapophobia)
Kinetophobia or Kinesophobia – Fear of movement or motion.
Kleptophobia – Fear of stealing.
Koinoniphobia – Fear of rooms.
Kolpophobia – Fear of genitals, particularly female.
Kopophobia – Fear of fatigue.
Koniophobia – Fear of dust. (Amathophobia)
Kosmikophobia – Fear of cosmic phenomenon.
Kymophobia – Fear of waves. (Cymophobia)
Kynophobia – Fear of rabies.
Kyphophobia – Fear of stooping.

 

Phobias Starting with L

Lachanophobia – Fear of vegetables.
Laliophobia or Lalophobia – Fear of speaking.
Leprophobia or Lepraphobia – Fear of leprosy.
Leukophobia – Fear of the color white.
Levophobia – Fear of things to the left side of the body.
Ligyrophobia – Fear of loud noises.
Lilapsophobia – Fear of tornadoes and hurricanes.
Limnophobia – Fear of lakes.
Linonophobia – Fear of string.
Liticaphobia – Fear of lawsuits.
Lockiophobia – Fear of childbirth.
Logizomechanophobia – Fear of computers.
Logophobia – Fear of words.
Luiphobia – Fear of lues, syphillis.
Lutraphobia – Fear of otters.
Lygophobia – Fear of darkness.
Lyssophobia – Fear of rabies or of becoming mad.

 

Phobias starting with M

Macrophobia – Fear of long waits.
Mageirocophobia – Fear of cooking.
Maieusiophobia – Fear of childbirth.
Malaxophobia – Fear of love play. (Sarmassophobia)
Maniaphobia – Fear of insanity.
Mastigophobia – Fear of punishment.
Mechanophobia – Fear of machines.
Medomalacuphobia – Fear of losing an erection.
Medorthophobia – Fear of an erect penis.
Megalophobia – Fear of large things.
Melissophobia – Fear of bees.
Melanophobia – Fear of the color black.
Melophobia – Fear or hatred of music.
Meningitophobia – Fear of brain disease.
Menophobia – Fear of menstruation.
Merinthophobia – Fear of being bound or tied up.
Metallophobia – Fear of metal.
Metathesiophobia – Fear of changes.
Meteorophobia – Fear of meteors.
Methyphobia – Fear of alcohol.
Metrophobia – Fear or hatred of poetry.
Microbiophobia – Fear of microbes. (Bacillophobia)
Microphobia – Fear of small things.
Misophobia or Mysophobia – Fear of being contaminated with dirt or germs.
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.
Mottephobia – Fear of moths.
Musophobia or Muriphobia – Fear of mice.
Mycophobia – Fear or aversion to mushrooms.
Mycrophobia – Fear of small things.
Myctophobia – Fear of darkness.
Myrmecophobia – Fear of ants.
Mythophobia – Fear of myths or stories or false statements.
Myxophobia – Fear of slime. (Blennophobia)

 

Phobias Starting with N

Nebulaphobia – Fear of fog. (Homichlophobia)
Necrophobia – Fear of death or dead things.
Nelophobia – Fear of glass.
Neopharmaphobia – Fear of new drugs.
Neophobia – Fear of anything new.
Nephophobia – Fear of clouds.
Noctiphobia – Fear of the night.
Nomatophobia – Fear of names.
Nosocomephobia – Fear of hospitals.
Nosophobia or Nosemaphobia – Fear of becoming ill.
Nostophobia – Fear of returning home.
Novercaphobia – Fear of your step-mother.
Nucleomituphobia – Fear of nuclear weapons.
Nudophobia – Fear of nudity.
Numerophobia – Fear of numbers.
Nyctohylophobia – Fear of dark wooded areas or of forests at night
Nyctophobia – Fear of the dark or of night.

 

Phobias Starting with O

Obesophobia – Fear of gaining weight.(Pocrescophobia)
Ochlophobia – Fear of crowds or mobs.
Ochophobia – Fear of vehicles.
Octophobia – Fear of the figure 8.
Odontophobia – Fear of teeth or dental surgery.
Odynophobia or Odynephobia – Fear of pain. (Algophobia)
Oenophobia – Fear of wines.
Oikophobia – Fear of home surroundings, house.(Domatophobia, Eicophobia)
Olfactophobia – Fear of smells.
Ombrophobia – Fear of rain or of being rained on.
Ommetaphobia or Ommatophobia – Fear of eyes.
Omphalophobia – Fear of belly buttons.
Oneirophobia – Fear of dreams.
Oneirogmophobia – Fear of wet dreams.
Onomatophobia – Fear of hearing a certain word or of names.
Ophidiophobia – Fear of snakes. (Snakephobia)
Ophthalmophobia – Fear of being stared at.
Opiophobia – Fear medical doctors experience of prescribing needed pain medications for patients.
Optophobia – Fear of opening one’s eyes.
Ornithophobia – 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.

 

Phobias Starting with P

Pagophobia – Fear of ice or frost.
Panthophobia – Fear of suffering and disease.
Panophobia or Pantophobia – Fear of everything.
Papaphobia – Fear of the Pope.
Papyrophobia – Fear of paper.
Paralipophobia – Fear of neglecting duty or responsibility.
Paraphobia – Fear of sexual perversion.
Parasitophobia – Fear of parasites.
Paraskavedekatriaphobia – Fear of Friday the 13th.
Parthenophobia – Fear of virgins or young girls.
Pathophobia – Fear of disease.
Patroiophobia – Fear of heredity.
Parturiphobia – Fear of childbirth.
Peccatophobia – Fear of sinning or imaginary crimes.
Pediculophobia – Fear of lice.
Pediophobia – Fear of dolls.
Pedophobia – Fear of children.
Peladophobia – Fear of bald people.
Pellagrophobia – Fear of pellagra.
Peniaphobia – Fear of poverty.
Pentheraphobia – Fear of mother-in-law. (Novercaphobia)
Phagophobia – Fear of swallowing or of eating or of being eaten.
Phalacrophobia – Fear of becoming bald.
Phallophobia – Fear of a penis, esp erect.
Pharmacophobia – Fear of taking medicine.
Phasmophobia – 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.
Photoaugliaphobia – 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.
Phthiriophobia – Fear of lice. (Pediculophobia)
Phthisiophobia – Fear of tuberculosis.
Placophobia – Fear of tombstones.
Plutophobia – Fear of wealth.
Pluviophobia – Fear of rain or of being rained on.
Pneumatiphobia – Fear of spirits.
Pnigophobia or Pnigerophobia – Fear of choking of being smothered.
Pocrescophobia – Fear of gaining weight. (Obesophobia)
Pogonophobia – Fear of beards.
Poliosophobia – Fear of contracting poliomyelitis.
Politicophobia – Fear or abnormal dislike of politicians.
Polyphobia – Fear of many things.
Poinephobia – Fear of punishment.
Ponophobia – Fear of overworking or of pain.
Porphyrophobia – Fear of the color purple.
Potamophobia – Fear of rivers or running water.
Potophobia – Fear of alcohol.
Pharmacophobia – Fear of drugs.
Proctophobia – Fear of rectums.
Prosophobia – Fear of progress.
Psellismophobia – Fear of stuttering.
Psychophobia – Fear of mind.
Psychrophobia – Fear of cold.
Pteromerhanophobia – Fear of flying.
Pteronophobia – Fear of being tickled by feathers.
Pupaphobia – Fear of puppets.
Pyrexiophobia – Fear of Fever.
Pyrophobia – Fear of fire.

 

Phobias Starting with Q

Quadraphobia – fear of the number four.
Quadriplegiphobia – fear of quadriplegics or fear of becoming a quadriplegic.
Quintaphobia – fear of the number five.

 

Phobias Starting with R

Radiophobia – Fear of radiation, x-rays.
Ranidaphobia – Fear of frogs.
Rectophobia – Fear of rectum or rectal diseases.
Rhabdophobia – Fear of being severely punished or beaten by a rod, or of being severely criticized. Also fear of magic.(wand)
Rhypophobia – Fear of defecation.
Rhytiphobia – Fear of getting wrinkles.
Rupophobia – Fear of dirt.
Russophobia – Fear of Russians.

 

Phobias Starting with S

Samhainophobia – Fear of Halloween.
Sarmassophobia – Fear of love play. (Malaxophobia)
Satanophobia – Fear of Satan.
Scabiophobia – Fear of scabies.
Scatophobia – Fear of fecal matter.
Scelerophibia – Fear of bad men, burglars.
Sciophobia Sciaphobia – Fear of shadows.
Scoleciphobia – 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. (Achluophobia)
Scriptophobia – Fear of writing in public.
Selachophobia – Fear of sharks.
Selaphobia – Fear of light flashes.
Selenophobia – Fear of the moon.
Seplophobia – Fear of decaying matter.
Sesquipedalophobia – Fear of long words.
Sexophobia – Fear of the opposite sex. (Heterophobia)
Siderodromophobia – Fear of trains, railroads or train travel.
Siderophobia – Fear of stars.
Sinistrophobia – Fear of things to the left or left-handed.
Sinophobia – Fear of Chinese, Chinese culture.
Sitophobia or Sitiophobia – Fear of food or eating. (Cibophobia)
Snakephobia – Fear of snakes. (Ophidiophobia)
Soceraphobia – Fear of parents-in-law.
Social Phobia – Fear of being evaluated negatively in social situations.
Sociophobia – Fear of society or people in general.
Somniphobia – Fear of sleep.
Sophophobia – Fear of learning.
Soteriophobia – Fear of dependence on others.
Spacephobia – Fear of outer space.
Spectrophobia – Fear of specters or ghosts.
Spermatophobia or Spermophobia – Fear of germs.
Spheksophobia – Fear of wasps.
Stasibasiphobia or Stasiphobia – Fear of standing or walking. (Ambulophobia)
Staurophobia – Fear of crosses or the crucifix.
Stenophobia – Fear of narrow things or places.
Stygiophobia or Stigiophobia – Fear of hell.
Suriphobia – Fear of mice.
Symbolophobia – Fear of symbolism.
Symmetrophobia – Fear of symmetry.
Syngenesophobia – Fear of relatives.
Syphilophobia – Fear of syphilis.

 

Phobias Starting with T

Tachophobia – Fear of speed.
Taeniophobia or Teniophobia – Fear of tapeworms.
Taphephobia Taphophobia – Fear of being buried alive or of cemeteries.
Tapinophobia – Fear of being contagious.
Taurophobia – Fear of bulls.
Technophobia – Fear of technology.
Teleophobia – Fear of definite plans. 2) Religious ceremony.
Telephonophobia – Fear of telephones.
Teratophobia – Fear of bearing a deformed child or fear of monsters or deformed people.
Testophobia – Fear of taking tests.
Tetanophobia – Fear of lockjaw, tetanus.
Teutophobia – Fear of German or German things.
Textophobia – Fear of certain fabrics.
Thaasophobia – Fear of sitting.
Thalassophobia – Fear of the sea.
Thanatophobia or Thantophobia – Fear of death or dying.
Theatrophobia – Fear of theatres.
Theologicophobia – Fear of theology.
Theophobia – Fear of gods or religion.
Thermophobia – Fear of heat.
Tocophobia – Fear of pregnancy or childbirth.
Tomophobia – Fear of surgical operations.
Tonitrophobia – Fear of thunder.
Topophobia – Fear of certain places or situations, such as stage fright.
Toxiphobia or Toxophobia or Toxicophobia – Fear of poison or of being accidently poisoned.
Traumatophobia – Fear of injury.
Tremophobia – Fear of trembling.
Trichinophobia – Fear of trichinosis.
Trichopathophobia or Trichophobia – Fear of hair. (Chaetophobia, Hypertrichophobia)
Triskaidekaphobia – Fear of the number 13.
Tropophobia – Fear of moving or making changes.
Trypanophobia – Fear of injections.
Tuberculophobia – Fear of tuberculosis.
Tyrannophobia – Fear of tyrants.

 

Phobias Starting with U

Uranophobia or Ouranophobia – Fear of heaven.
Urophobia – Fear of urine or urinating.

 

Phobias Starting with V

Vaccinophobia – Fear of vaccination.
Venustraphobia – Fear of beautiful women.
Verbophobia – Fear of words.
Verminophobia – Fear of germs.
Vestiphobia – Fear of clothing.
Virginitiphobia – Fear of rape.
Vitricophobia – Fear of step-father.

 

Phobias Starting with W

Walloonphobia – Fear of the Walloons.
Wiccaphobia – Fear of witches and witchcraft.

 

Phobias Starting with X

Xanthophobia – Fear of the color yellow or the word yellow.
Xenoglossophobia – Fear of foreign languages.
Xenophobia – Fear of strangers or foreigners.
Xerophobia – Fear of dryness.
Xylophobia – Fear of wooden objects. 2) Forests.
Xyrophobia – Fear of razors.

 

Phobias Starting with Z

Zelophobia – Fear of jealousy.
Zeusophobia – Fear of God or gods.
Zemmiphobia – Fear of the great mole rat.
Zoophobia – Fear of animals.