Citations:paraskavedekatriaphobia

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English citations of paraskavedekatriaphobia

  • 2008, Helena Fone, Emotional Freedom Technique For Dummies, ISBN 978-0-470-75876-2, page 128:
    Talking of superstitions, would you believe that millions of people in the world have paraskavedekatriaphobia? (A fear of Friday the 13th to you and me.)
  • 2009, Jerilyn Ross, Robin Cantor-Cooke, One Less Thing to Worry About: Uncommon Wisdom for Coping with Common Anxieties, ISBN 978-0-345-50306-0, page 23:
    I would always know when Friday the thirteenth was coming because my phone would start ringing on Thursday the twelfth with reporters asking about paraskavedekatriaphobia (fear of Friday the thirteenth [] ) and the origins and significance of the superstition surrounding that day.
  • 2010, Lydia Johnson, The Jalapeno Handshake, ISBN 978-1-59930-336-9, page 114:
    Do you think our ancestors suffered from paraskavedekatriaphobia, the fear of Friday the Thirteenth?