galeophobia

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek γαλεός (galeós, dogfish, small shark) (a type of shark with weasel-like markings; derived from γαλῆ (galê), γαλέη (galéē, weasel, cat))[1] + phobia.

Noun[edit]

galeophobia (uncountable)

  1. The fear of sharks.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Galeophobia at medical dictionary.