The Quantum Pontiff

Shark Versus Octopus

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  1. #1 Aaron
    June 20, 2008

    He who pluralizes octopus as octopi reveals his ignorance of three languages — Latin, because octopus does not derive from Latin, Greek, because the Greek plural of oktopous is oktopodes, and English, because the English plural is octopuses.

  2. #2 Jon
    June 24, 2008

    unless you are talking about different types (sub-orders) of octopus which is then octopoda…

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