Updated October 7, 2002
A paraphilia used to be categorized as a "Sexual Deviation".
Some of the -philia's listed here might be of such nature, but most of
them are merely more or less odd points of sexual arousal, or "Sexual
arousal in response to unusual stimuli"
para-: a word prefix that means beside, near, beyond, aside, amiss, and
sometimes implying alteration or modification (stolen from the "para-"
-philia: a word suffix meaning love, or erotic / sexual love of a person,
thing, or activity. from Greek: philos, which means loving
Alphabetized and short explanations added. (if you have
additions, please /msg me!)