omphalophobia

omphalophobia

Morbid fear of belly buttons.
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They include somniphobia - a fear of falling asleep, hylophobia - a fear of trees, omphalophobia - a fear of the navel, nomophobia - a fear of being without mobile phone coverage and ombrophobia - a fear of rain.
The rare fear - called omphalophobia - could make it impossible for the 25-yearold to complete her medical degree at the University of Leicester.
SOME OTHER WEIRD PHOBIAS * Agrizoophobia - Fear of wild animals * Alliumphobia - Fear of garlic * Aulophobia - Fear of flutes * Chionophobia - Fear of snow * Chorophobia - Fear of dancing * Consecotaleophobia - Fear of chopsticks * Geniophobia - Fear of chins * Ichthyophobia - Fear of fish * Kathisophobia - Fear of sitting down * Lachanophobia - Fear of vegetables * Lutraphobia - Fear of otters * Mageirocophobia - Fear of cooking * Nephophobia - Fear of clouds * Novercaphobia - Fear of your step-mother * Peladophobia - Fear of bald people * Sesquipedalophobia - Fear of long words * Omphalophobia - Fear of belly buttons * Orthophobia - Fear of property