Word o’ Week

Logophile

Noun: A lover of words.

We are definitely ‘Logophiles’ in the Scriba office!

Bibliopole

Noun: A person who buys and sells books – especially rare ones

Are you someone who loves to sell on rare books? Then you’re a bibliopole!

Triskaidekaphobia

Noun: Extreme superstition about the number thirteen.

We associate the number thirteen with bad luck – especially when it falls on a Friday.

Bibliotaph

Noun: One who buries books by hiding or keeping them from use.

We couldn’t imagine not using books – we love extending our knowledge and absorbing new information too much!

Kakorrhaphiophobia

Noun: Fear of failure.

Here at the Scriba office we all agree this would be the last word we would want to be faced with in a spelling competition!