bibliomaniac etymology

English word bibliomaniac comes from English -maniac, English biblio- (Relating to books. Relating to the Bible.)

Detailed word origin of bibliomaniac

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-maniac English (eng) Indicating a person who experiences a type of compulsion or obsession.
biblio- English (eng) Relating to books. Relating to the Bible.
bibliomaniac English (eng) A person who is obsessed with owning valuable books.

Words with the same origin as bibliomaniac

Descendants of -maniac
Beatlemaniac Euromaniac Hulkamaniac Pottermaniac demonomaniac dinomaniac dipsomaniac egomaniac erotomaniac kleptomaniac logomaniac oenomaniac pornomaniac pyromaniac satyromaniac theomaniac
Descendants of biblio-
Bibliodrama abibliophobia biblioblog biblioclast bibliofilm bibliolater bibliolatrist bibliolatrous bibliolatry bibliological bibliomancy bibliometry bibliomystery bibliophagy bibliophily bibliophobia bibliopoly bibliotherapy ethnobibliotherapy