What does satyriasis mean?

Definitions for satyriasis
ˌseɪ təˈraɪ ə sɪs, ˌsæt ə-satyr·i·a·sis

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. satyriasisnoun

    abnormally intense sexual desire in men

Wiktionary

  1. satyriasisnoun

    Uncontrollable sexual desire, found in a man (contrast to nymphomania)

  2. satyriasisnoun

    The quality of excessive sexual passion in a male

  3. Etymology: satyriasis, from σατυρίασις.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Satyriasisnoun

    Etymology: from satyr.

    If the chyle be very plentiful it breeds a satyriasis, or an abundance of seminal lympha’s. John Floyer, on the Humours.

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  1. satyriasis

    Satyriasis is a sexual disorder in males characterized by excessive or uncontrollable sexual desire, behavior, or thoughts. It is considered the male equivalent of nymphomania in females. It is often associated with hypersexuality and it's named after the mythological figure of satyr, a creature of Greek mythology known for its lasciviousness. However, it is not officially recognized as a medical or psychiatric condition in diagnostic manuals.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Satyriasisnoun

    immoderate venereal appetite in the male

  2. Etymology: [L., fr. Gr. . See Satyr.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of satyriasis in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of satyriasis in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5


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