Various Spellings For Hemorrhoids
Other spellings for hemroids include: Hemorrhoids, haemorrhoids, hemoroids among others.
Hemorrhoids is the most common spelling and hemorrhoids is also the modern label in medical circles. Next in popularity comes hemroids. Haemorrhoids is a variation rarely used anymore as haemorrhoids is an older spelling sometimes seen in medical journals and other professional texts. Why do most people use the word hemroids, instead of hemorrhoids? Hemorrhoids is more difficult to spell. Hemorrhoids is most often spelled hemorrhoidsas hemorroids or hemroids since that’s typically easiest.
Other names for hemroids : Piles. The term piles has been used to describe hemroids for more than a century. In one of my medical texts from the 1833′s, the term piles was evidently in common usage along with haemorrhoids. From what I can tell, piles was the term used by ordinary folk, while haemorrhoids may have been more restricted to use by doctors. The terms hemroids and hemorrhoids don’t appear to have been used back then.
Common misspellings (? – may change from country to country) of the word hemroids: Hemmroids, hemoroids, hemeroids, hemorids, hemerroids, hameroids, hammeroids, hemorroids, haemorroids, hemmoroids, hemmeroids, hemmorhoids, hemorrhoides and hemorhoids.