melancolique

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Middle English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

melancolique

  1. Alternative form of malencolik

Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ancient Greek μελαγχολικός (melankholikós), from μελαγχολία (melankholía, atrabiliousness), from μέλας (mélas), μελαν- (melan-, black, dark, murky) + χολή (kholḗ, bile).

Adjective[edit]

melancolique m (oblique and nominative feminine singular melancolique)

  1. of or relating to black bile

Descendants[edit]