English word pyrophilia comes from English pyro- ((chemistry) orthoacid.. Fever.. Fire, heat.), English -philia.
Pyrophilia detailed word origin explanation
|pyro- || English (eng) ||(chemistry) orthoacid.. Fever.. Fire, heat. |
|-philia || English (eng) ||(pathology) abnormal liking or tendency; paraphilia. Liking; love (for something). |
|pyrophilia || English (eng) ||A paraphilia in which gratification is derived from fire and fire-starting activity. |
Words with the same origin as pyrophilia