logomaniac etymology

English word logomaniac comes from English -maniac, English logo- (Pertaining to a word or to the act of speech.)

Detailed word origin of logomaniac

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-maniac English (eng) Indicating a person who experiences a type of compulsion or obsession.
logo- English (eng) Pertaining to a word or to the act of speech.
logomaniac English (eng) One who is obsessed with words.

Words with the same origin as logomaniac

Descendants of -maniac
Beatlemaniac Euromaniac Hulkamaniac Pottermaniac bibliomaniac demonomaniac dinomaniac dipsomaniac egomaniac erotomaniac kleptomaniac oenomaniac pornomaniac pyromaniac satyromaniac theomaniac
Descendants of logo-
logocentric logocentrism logocrat logocratic logogen logogenic logogram logography logolatry logological logology logomancy logometric logopathy logophile logophobe logoplegia logorrhœa logosphere logotherapeutic logotherapy logotype