100+ Types Of Common, Unique and Bizarre Phobias

Unique and Bizarre Phobias

Alektorophobia – Fear of chickens.

Algophobia – Fear of pain or something painful will happen.

Alliumphobia – Fear of garlic.

Allodoxaphobia – Fear of opinions, afraid of hearing what others are thinking of you.

Amathophobia – Fear of dust.

Amaxophobia – Fear of riding in a car.

Ambulophobia – Fear of walking.

Amnesiphobia – Fear of amnesia.


Amychophobia – Fear of scratches or being scratched.

Anatidaephobia The fear of ducks. Somewhere, a duck is watching you.

Androphobia – Fear of men in young females and some adults.

Anemophobia – Fear of air drafts or wind.(Ancraophobia).

Anginophobia – Fear of angina, choking or narrowness.

Anglophobia – Fear of England or English culture, etc.

Anginophobia – Fear of angina or choking.

Angrophobia Fear of anger or of becoming angry.

Ankylophobia – Fear of immobility of a joint.

Anthrophobia – Fear of flowers.

Anthropophobia – Fear of people or society

Antlophobia – Fear of floods.

Anuptaphobia – Fear of staying single.

100+ Types Of Common, Unique and Bizarre Phobias

Apeirophobia – Fear of infinity.

Apiphobia – Fear of bees.

Apotemnophobia – Fear of persons with amputations.

Aphenphosmphobia – Fear of being touched and loved.

Arachibutyrophobia – Fear of peanut butter.

Arachnophobia – Fear of spiders.

Arsonphobia – Fear of fire.

Arithmophobia – Fear of numbers and calculations.

Astraphobia – Fear of thunder and lightning.

Asthenophobia – Fear of fainting or weakness.

Astrophobia – Fear of stars or celestial space.

Asymmetriphobia – Fear of asymmetrical things.

Ataxiophobia – Fear of ataxia. (muscular incoordination).

Ataxophobia – Fear of untidiness.

Atelophobia – Fear of imperfection.

Atephobia – Fear of ruin or ruins.


Atomosophobia- Fear of atomic explosions.

Aulophobia – Fear of flutes.

Autodysomophobia – Fear of one that has a vile odor.

Automatonophobia Fear of animatronic creatures and Human-Like Figures.

Automysophobia – Fear of being dirty.

Auroraphobia – Fear of Northern lights.

Aurophobia – Fear of gold.

Autophobia – Fear of solitude.


Ballistophobia – fear of missiles.

Bacteriophobia – Fear of bacteria.

Barophobia – Fear of gravity.

Bathmophobia – Fear of stairs or steep slopes.

Batrachophobia – Fear of amphibians.

Bananaphobia – The fear of bananas. If you have this phobia, they are scary.

Belonephobia – Fear of pins and needles.

Bibliophobia – Fear of books.

Botanophobia – Fear of plants.

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Cacophobia – Fear of ugliness.

Cacomorphobia Fear of fat people. Induced by the media. Affects some anorexics/bulimics.

Cancerophobia Fear of cancer.

Catagelophobia – Fear of being ridiculed.

Cathisophobia Fear of sitting.

Catoptrophobia – Fear of mirrors, Afraid of what you might see.

Cenophobia – Fear of empty spaces.

Chaetophobia – Fear of hair. Phobics tend to be afraid of other peoples hair.

Cherophobia –   Fear of being too happy because “something tragic” will happen.

Chionophobia – Fear of snow.

Chrematophobia Fear of money.

Chromophobia – Fear of colors.

Chronomentrophobia – Fear of clocks.

Chronophobia – Fear of time and future. A persistent fear of what is to come.

Cibophobia – Fear of or distaste for food.

Claustrophobia – Fear of confined spaces.

Climacophobia – Fear of falling downstairs. Some may refuse to walk or stand up.

Clinophobia Fear of staying in bed.

Coulrophobia – Fear of clowns.

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Coasterphobia The fear of roller coasters.

Cremnophobia Fear of cliffs and precipice.

Cyberphobia – Fear of computers.

Cynophobia – Fear of dogs ( small Poodles to large Great Danes ).

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