25 Philes and their love

Phile denotes a person who loves or have a fondness for a specified thing. ‘Phile’  comes from ancient Greek word, ‘phileein’ meaning to love.

phile

thefreedictionary defines ‘Phile’  as One that loves or has a strong affinity or preference for.

Here are 25 Philes and their love:

  1. Ailurophile: (n.) a person who likes cats, a cat lover.

ailurophile

 

2. Astrophile: (n.) a person who loves stars, astronomy.

astrophile

 

3. Autophile: (n.) a person who loves solitude, being alone.

autophile

 

4. Bibliophile: a person who collects or has a great love of books.

bibliophile

 

5. Ceraunophile: (n.) a person who loves thunder and lightning.

ceraunophile

 

6. Chionophile: (n.) a person who loves cold weather, snow.

chionophile

 

7. Clinophile: a lover of reclining, lying in bed.

clinophile

 

8. Coimetrophile: (n.) a person who loves cemetaries.

coimetrophile

 

9. Cynophile: (n.) a person who loves canines, a dog lover.

cynophile

 

10. Dendrophile: (n.) a person who loves trees & forests.

dendrophile

 

11. Discophile: (n.) a person who studies and collects phonograph records.

 

discophile

 

12. Heliophile: (n.) a lover of the sun.

heliophile

 

13. Hippophile: (n.) a person who loves horses.

hippophile

 

14. Limnophile: (n.) a person who loves lakes.

limnophile

 

15. Logophile: (n.) a person who loves words.

logophile

 

16. Nyctophile: (n.) a person who loves night or darkness.

nyctophile

 

17. Oenophile: (n.) a person who enjoys wines, usually as a connoisseur.

oenophile

 

18. Photophile: (n.) a person who loves light.

photophile

 

19. Pluviophile: (n.) a lover of rain; someone who finds joy and peace of mind during rainy days.

pluviophile

 

20. Pogonophile: (n.) a person who loves or studies beards.

pogonophile

 

21. Retrophile: (n.) a person who loves artifacts and aesthetics from the past.

retrophile

 

22. Selenophile: (n.) a person who loves the moon.

selenophile

 

23. Stigmatophile: (n.) a person who is obsessed with tattoos, piercings, scarification.

stigmatophile

 

24. Thalassophile: (n.) a lover of the sea, someone who loves the sea/ocean.

thalassophile

 

25: Xanthophile: (n.) a person who loves the color yellow.

xanthophile

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