bibliofilm etymology

English word bibliofilm comes from English film, English biblio- (Relating to books. Relating to the Bible.)

Detailed word origin of bibliofilm

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
film English (eng) (cinema, uncountable) Film or movies as a group.. (photography) A medium used to capture images in a camera.. A movie.. A slender thread, such as that of a cobweb.. A thin layer of some substance; a pellicle; a membranous covering, causing opacity. To cover with a thin skin or pellicle.. To record a motion picture on photographic film.
biblio- English (eng) Relating to books. Relating to the Bible.
bibliofilm English (eng) (historical) microfilm, as a means of storing books and documents in public libraries.

Words with the same origin as bibliofilm

Descendants of biblio-
Bibliodrama abibliophobia biblioblog biblioclast bibliolater bibliolatrist bibliolatrous bibliolatry bibliological bibliomancy bibliomaniac bibliometry bibliomystery bibliophagy bibliophily bibliophobia bibliopoly bibliotherapy ethnobibliotherapy