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Glossary of Chapter Four--Five (Words Derived from Greek)

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acrophobia
fear of being at a great height
agoraphobia
fear or open spaces
Anglophobia
dislike of England or the English
claustrophobia
fear of enclosed or narrow spaces
Germanophobia
dislike of Germany or German
hydrophobia
1. dread of water
2. rabies
monophobia
fear of being alone
phobia
fear, dread, aversion
photophobia
aversion to light
xenophobia
aversion to foreigners
philanthropist
lover of humanity; person active in promoting human welfare
philanthropy
love of humanity, especially shown in donations to charitable and socially useful cases
philatelist
stamp collector
philately
collection and a study of stamps
philharmonic
pertaining to a musical organization, such as a symphony orchestra (loving music?)
philhellenism
support of Greece of the Greeks
philogyny
love of women
philology
study (love) of language and literature
philosopher
lover of, or searcher for, wisdom or knowledge; person who regulates his or her life by the light of reason
Anglophile
supporter of England or the English
audiophile
one who is enthusiastic about high-fidelity sound reproduction
bibliophile
lover of books
Francophile
supporter of France of the French
Sinophile
supporter of China or the Chinese

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