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#Word Of The Day

From The42 Des Cahill was 'bumfuzzled' on The Sunday Game last night Word Of The Day

Des Cahill was 'bumfuzzled' on The Sunday Game last night

The RTÉ presenter added a new word to the Gaelic games lexicon.

HERE’S YOUR WORD NEW for the day: Paraskevidekatriaphobia. It’s derived from the Greek words ‘Paraskeví’ and ‘dekatreís’, meaning ‘Friday’ and ‘thirteen’ respectively – so, as you could probably guess, it’s the word meaning an irrational fear of Friday the 13th.