ailurophobia


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a morbid fear of cats

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16 Ailurophobia is the technical term for an abnormal fear of what?
Napoleon Bonaparte conquered Europe but throughout his life suffered from ailurophobia, the fear of cats.
For another example of meaning-based pseudo-paradigm, I would like to give the following X -- X-phobia pairs: (7) X X-phobia air anemophobia cats ailurophobia, felinophobia, galeophobia clouds nephophobia corpses necrophobia fish ichthyophobia
Remember, ailurophobia need not necessarily be for life but no house is a home without a cat!.
William Shakespeare, Benito Mussolini, Napoleon Bonaparte, Julius Caesar, and Alexander the Great all suffered from ailurophobia or the fear of cats