Definitions for Cthulhu
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Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with the head of an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
Origin: Invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story The Call of Cthulhu.
Cthulhu is a fictional cosmic entity who first appeared in the short story "The Call of Cthulhu", published in the pulp magazine Weird Tales in 1928. The character was created by writer H. P. Lovecraft.
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