It's Friday The 13th, So Say It All Together: 'Paraskevidekatriaphobia' : The Two-Way If you can pronounce that word, you supposedly won't have any fear of a Friday the 13th.
NPR logo

Korva teaches us how to say paraskevidekatriaphobia

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/150556967/136274459" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
It's Friday The 13th, So Say It All Together: 'Paraskevidekatriaphobia'

It's Friday The 13th, So Say It All Together: 'Paraskevidekatriaphobia'

There's one more Friday the 13th this year, in July. iStockphoto.com hide caption

toggle caption
iStockphoto.com

You can't say we haven't warned you about Friday the 13ths, and offered a tip for how to get over any fear of such supposedly scary days.

But for those who aren't aware that learning how to say paraskevidekatriaphobia supposedly cures one of that fear, here again is Korva's helpful audio pronouncer:

Korva teaches us how to say paraskevidekatriaphobia

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/150556967/136274459" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">