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English citations of hexakosioihexekontahexaphobia

Noun: Fear of 666[edit]

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  • 2005 October, Lon Milo DuQuette, “666: What's in a Number?”[1], Fate: 
    There is a name for your condition — "Hexakosioihexekontahexaphobia" — the fear of the number 666.
  • 2006 June 6, “Hellish day for number phobia”[2], Border Morning Mail, archived from the original on 2007-09-10:
    Today is the sixth day of the sixth month, 2006, hexakosioihexekontahexaphobia — the fear of the number 666 — is taking hold.
  • 2007 August 3, N, “Hexakosioihexekontahexaphobia”,, accessed on 2012-03-27:
    If you're afraid of the number: 666 number of the beast in Christianity (the Antichrist), then you are hexakosioihexekontahexaphobic.
  • 2007 December 29, “US town escapes 666 phone prefix”, BBC News:
    The fear of the number 666 is known as hexakosioihexekontahexaphobia.
  • 2008 May 6, Deborah Aaronson; Kwan, Kevin, Luck: The Essential Guide, ISBN 9780061491153, LCCN 2007046193, OL 21557796M, page 132:
    You'll see “lucky” 666 in many shop windows across China, which may come as a shock to believers in the Beast and those with hexakosioihexekontahexaphobia.
  • 2008 January 2, powrwrap, “Re: Series 3”, rec.arts.drwho, Usenet:
    Please tell me which organized religion contains the doctrine of Hexakosioihexekontahexaphobia?
  • 2009 November 3, Patricia Kirkman; Gleason, Katherine A., The Complete Idiot's Guide: Numerology Workbook[3], ISBN 9781101149065, OL 24305097M:
    Fear of certain numbers will not help you. Just ask someone who suffers from triskaidekaphobia, tetraphobia, or hexakosioihexekontahexaphobia.
  • 2010 February 2, Kristin Swenson, Bible Babel: Making Sense of the Most Talked about Book of All Time, ISBN 9780061728297, OL 24453253M, page 201:
    The fear of 666 even has a name: hexakosioihexekontahexaphobia.
  • 2011 January 12, JosephLeo, “Hexakosioihexekontahexaphobia”, Technibble Forums, accessed on 2012-03-27:
    Have you guys ever had any clients, or do you in fact have Hexakosioihexekontahexaphobia?