Definition of red choler in English:

red choler

noun

historical
  • Bile (as one of the four humours of ancient and medieval physiology).

Origin

Late Middle English; earliest use found in Geoffrey Chaucer (c1340–1400), poet and administrator. After post-classical Latin cholera rubea; compare ancient Greek ξανθὴ χολή (Hippocrates), Hellenistic Greek πυρρὰ χολή (Galen).