triskaidekaphobia

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tris·kai·dek·a·pho·bi·a

 (trĭs′kī-dĕk′ə-fō′bē-ə, trĭs′kĭ-)
n.
An abnormal fear of the number 13.

[Greek treiskaideka, thirteen (treis, three; see trei- in Indo-European roots + kai, and + deka, ten; see deca-) + -phobia.]

triskaidekaphobia

(ˌtrɪskaɪˌdɛkəˈfəʊbɪə)
n
(Psychology) an abnormal fear of the number thirteen
[C20: from Greek triskaideka thirteen + -phobia]
ˌtriskaiˌdekaˈphobic adj, n

tris•kai•dek•a•pho•bi•a

(ˌtrɪs kaɪˌdɛk əˈfoʊ bi ə, ˌtrɪs kə-)

n.
fear or a phobia concerning the number 13.
[1910–15; < Greek triskaídeka thirteen + -phobia]
tris`kai•dek`a•pho′bic, adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.triskaidekaphobia - a morbid fear of the number 13triskaidekaphobia - a morbid fear of the number 13  
simple phobia - any phobia (other than agoraphobia) associated with relatively simple well-defined stimuli
Translations
Triskaidekaphobie
triscaidecafobia
References in periodicals archive ?
The fear of the number 13 is formally known as triskadekaphobia.
Turner was successful on the James Given-trained Green Lagonda, who came with a run up inside rail to head Triskadekaphobia and hold the late rally of Minnow.
And she was even more surprised to find that she was receiving commiserations as a sufferer from triskadekaphobia.