lexiconophilia etymology

English word lexiconophilia comes from English balanephagous ((rare) Acorn-eating.), English -philia, English lexicon

Detailed word origin of lexiconophilia

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
balanephagous English (eng) (rare) Acorn-eating.
-philia English (eng) (pathology) abnormal liking or tendency; paraphilia. Liking; love (for something).
lexicon English (eng) (linguistics) A dictionary that includes or focuses on lexemes.. (programming) The lexicology of a programming language. (Usually called lexical structure.). (rare) Any dictionary.. A dictionary of Classical Greek, Hebrew, Latin, or Aramaic.. A vocabulary specific to a certain subject.. The vocabulary of a language.. The vocabulary used by or known to an individual. (Also called lexical [...]
lexiconophilia English (eng) The love of dictionaries and other books of words.

Words with the same origin as lexiconophilia

Descendants of balanephagous
Descendants of -philia
Judeophilia bibliophilia blackophilia ethnophilia haematophilia hydrophilia incestophilia kleptophilia lesbophilia limnophilia logophilia mechaphilia mycophilia mysophilia necrophile nepiophilia ochlophilia olfactophilia plumbophilia polyphilia pornophilia pyrophilia pædophilia teratophilia trichophilia
Descendants of lexicon