pathomania etymology

English word pathomania comes from English -mania (Compulsion or obsession.), English patho- (Disease.)

Detailed word origin of pathomania

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-mania English (eng) Compulsion or obsession.
patho- English (eng) Disease.
pathomania English (eng) (medicine, dated) moral insanity; psychopathy.

Words with the same origin as pathomania

Descendants of -mania
Fridamania Gazzamania Henmania Jennermania Leomania Obamamania Pottermania andromania balletomania clinomania ethnomania hydromania kleptomania matrimania narcomaniac nymphomania onomamania photomania phytomania plutomania polkamania thanatomania theomaniac zoomania
Descendants of patho-
clinicopathogenesis pathoanatomical pathoanatomist pathobiological pathobiologist pathobiont pathocracy pathoetiology pathoglycemia pathography pathogroup pathohistology patholinguistics pathomechanics pathomechanism pathomolecular pathomorphologic pathophobia pathophysiological pathophysiology pathoprogression pathopsychological pathosystem pathotoxin