photomania etymology

English word photomania comes from English -mania (Compulsion or obsession.), English photo- (Light, electromagnetic radiation. Photography.)

Detailed word origin of photomania

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-mania English (eng) Compulsion or obsession.
photo- English (eng) Light, electromagnetic radiation. Photography.
photomania English (eng) A fascination with photography.

Words with the same origin as photomania

Descendants of -mania
Fridamania Gazzamania Henmania Jennermania Leomania Obamamania Pottermania andromania balletomania clinomania ethnomania hydromania kleptomania matrimania narcomaniac nymphomania onomamania pathomania phytomania plutomania polkamania thanatomania theomaniac zoomania
Descendants of photo-
photo photography