Meaning of octopean in English:

octopean

Pronunciation /ˌɒktə(ʊ)ˈpiːən/ /ɒkˈtəʊpɪən/

adjective

rare
  • Relating to or like (that of) an octopus; octopoid.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in The Law Times. From octopus + -ean.