choleric (adj.)youdaoicibaDictgodict[choleric 词源字典]
mid-14c., colrik, "bilious of temperament or complexion," from Old French colerique, from Late Latin cholericus, from Greek kholerikos (see choler). Meaning "easily angered, hot-tempered" is from 1580s (from the supposed effect of excess choler); that of "pertaining to cholera" is from 1834.[choleric etymology, choleric origin, 英语词源]