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Many people worldwide have a terrible fear of a Friday that falls on 13th. Psychologists have named this worry Paraskavedekatriaphobia. Those people who suffer with the worry of Fridays that falls on thirteenth are known as the victims of Paraskavedekatriaphobia by the psychologists. Paraskavedekatriaphobia has been derived from two Greek words Paraskevi and dekatries which means Friday and 13 respectively. The phrase was derived in 1911 and it was first published in 1953 in a mainstream communication medium.
According to a folk story which has been passed from generation to generation …