herpetophobia

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

herpetophobia ‎(uncountable)

  1. Fear of reptiles, amphibians, and similar animals.

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἑρπετόν ‎(herpetón, creeping animal) + -phobia.