limnophilia etymology

English word limnophilia comes from English -philia, English limno- (Lake, pond.)

Detailed word origin of limnophilia

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-philia English (eng) (pathology) abnormal liking or tendency; paraphilia. Liking; love (for something).
limno- English (eng) Lake, pond.
limnophilia English (eng) The love of ponds and marshes.

Words with the same origin as limnophilia

Descendants of -philia
Judeophilia bibliophilia blackophilia ethnophilia haematophilia hydrophilia incestophilia kleptophilia lesbophilia logophilia mechaphilia mycophilia mysophilia necrophile nepiophilia ochlophilia olfactophilia plumbophilia polyphilia pornophilia pyrophilia pædophilia teratophilia trichophilia
Descendants of limno-
landscape limnology limnic limnology limnometric limnophyte limnoplankton limnoterrestrial