Origin of cuttlefishMiddle English codel ; from Old English cudele, akin to Norwegian dialect, dialectal kaule (*kodle), Old Low German cudele, older Dutch kuttlevisch: sense “pouch fish”: for Indo-European base see cod
nounpl. cuttlefish or cut·tle·fish·es
Origin of cuttlefishMiddle English codel, cotil, cuttlefish (from Old English cudele) + fish.
(plural cuttlefishes or cuttlefish)