OTHER WORDS FROM nympholepsynym·pho·lep·tic [nim-fuh-lep-tik], /ˌnɪm fəˈlɛp tɪk/, adjective
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Through solitude this passion may be exalted into a frenzy like a nympholepsy.The Posthumous Works of Thomas De Quincey, Vol. 1 (2 vols)|Thomas De Quincey
But he was busy with his new story, in the throes of nympholepsy, seeing visions, hearing voices.
When the show was over he abandoned Miss Clampett on her door-step and went to his own boarding-house in a nympholepsy.
Nympholepsy is no more a Greek word than epilepsy, and nobody would or could object to epilepsy or apoplexy as a Greek word.The Letters of Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Volume II|Elizabeth Barrett Browning
It shows the sensitiveness of the hierarchy that this harmless nympholepsy was deemed worthy of severe repression.A History of The Inquisition of The Middle Ages; volume III|Henry Charles Lea