Origin of calamariItalian from Classical Latin calamarius: see calamary
Squid prepared as food.
Origin of calamariItalian pl. of calamaro from Late Latin calamārium pen-case from Latin calamārius relating to a reed pen from calamus reed pen (perhaps from the “ink” the squid secretes) ; see calamus .
- Epicurious offers a lovely Feast of the Seven Fishes menu, which includes calamari, cod, and mussels.
- LEGO fans voted on the Home One Mon Calamari Star Cruiser to celebrate ten years of LEGO Star Wars.