Only 1% Of Americans Can Define ALL These Rare Phobias. Can You?

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How many can you name?

Are you an expert when it comes to naming the most common phobias people have? Let's find out right now!

 Oct 19, 2019

1 of 18Name The Phobia!

The fear of spiders
Alektorophobia
Arachnophobia
Enochlophobia

2 of 18Name The Phobia!

The fear of snakes
Aphenphosmphobia
Ophidiophobia
Trypanophobia

3 of 18Name The Phobia!

The fear of heights
Aquaphobia
Acrophobia
Anthropophobia

4 of 18Name The Phobia!

The fear of small spaces
Autophobia
Claustrophobia
Gamophobia

5 of 18Name The Phobia!

The fear of blood
Achievemephobia
Hemophobia
Vehophobia

6 of 18Name The Phobia!

The fear of the unknown
Ailurophobia
Theophobia
Xenophobia

7 of 18Name The Phobia!

The fear of open or crowded spaces
Globophobia
Metathesiophobia
Agoraphobia

8 of 18Name The Phobia!

The fear of dogs
Nyctophobia
Androphobia
Cynophobia

9 of 18Name The Phobia!

The fear of thunder/lightning
Philophobia
Phobophobia
Astraphobia

10 of 18Name The Phobia!

The fear of germs
Triskaidekaphobia
Mysophobia
Emetophobia

11 of 18Name The Phobia!

The fear of flying
Gephyrophobia
Aerophobia
Entomophobia

12 of 18Name The Phobia!

The fear of holes
Panophobia
Lepidopterophobia
Trypophobia

13 of 18Name The Phobia!

The fear of death
Thanatophobia
Somniphobia
Podophobia

14 of 18Name The Phobia!

The fear of cancer
Apiphobia
Gynophobia
Carcinophobia

15 of 18Name The Phobia!

The fear of public speaking
Ranidaphobia
Glossophobia
Pyrophobia

16 of 18Name The Phobia!

The fear of being alone
Galeophobia
Iatrophobia
Monophobia

17 of 18Name The Phobia!

The fear of failure
Pediophobia
Atychiphobia
Zoophobia

18 of 18Name The Phobia!

The fear of birds
Ornithophobia
Mottephobia
Scelerophobia
WOMEN.COM | Quiz Facts

Everyone is afraid of something, but phobias are completely different. Phobias are the kind of thing that set of our fight or flight response. Whether you are a triskaidekaphobe afraid of the number 13 or the sight of a spider sees you burning down your house, phobias take a lot of work to overcome! They are held somewhere deeply inside us, and we have to face them directly.

Phobias are often illogical and pop up at the strangest times. Unlike an ordinary fear that can be dismissed, phobias can even overpower the imagination. Phobias cause a lot of anxiety, and they can take years of therapy to resolve. Often, people confuse normal anxiety symptoms with phobias. Millions of people experience butterflies in their stomach, sweaty palms, pounding heart at the thought of making a presentation or meeting someone, etc. However, some individuals literally become ill at the mere thought of being in such a situation. So just how well do you know your phobias? Ready to find out? Because the time has come! Good luck!

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