zoomania etymology

English word zoomania comes from English zoo- (Animal.), English -mania (Compulsion or obsession.)

Detailed word origin of zoomania

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
zoo- English (eng) Animal.
-mania English (eng) Compulsion or obsession.
zoomania English (eng) An excessive or abnormal love of animals.

Words with the same origin as zoomania

Descendants of zoo-
zooarchaeologist zoocephalic zoocyst zoogenesis zoogeographical zoogonidium zoomass zoometry zoonotically zoopathology zoopathy zoophage zoophagia zoophagous zoopharmacognosy zoophytography zoophytology zooprophylaxis zoopsia zoopsychologist zooptic zoosadism zoosterol zootechnician zootrophic
Descendants of -mania
Fridamania Gazzamania Henmania Jennermania Leomania Obamamania Pottermania andromania balletomania clinomania ethnomania hydromania kleptomania matrimania narcomaniac nymphomania onomamania pathomania photomania phytomania plutomania polkamania thanatomania theomaniac