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What is triskaidekaphobia?

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September 13, 2002

Dougherty County - What is triskaidekaphobia?

One hint, it has a something to do with Friday the 13th.  Give up?

Triskaidekaphobia (tris-ky-dek-uh-foh-bee-uh) is the morbid fear of the number 13.

Some famous triskaidekaphobes were Napoleon, Herbert Hoover, Franklin Roosevelt and Mark Twain.

posted at 5:45 PM by kathryn.simmons@walb.com