Origin of the name OCTA.
Etymology of the name OCTA.
Meaning of the baby name OCTA.
Latinized form of Anglo-Saxon Octha
(q.v.), meaning "eighth."
... this brother and nephew of
Hengist were no other than Octa and Ebissa, who, as Nennius informs us,
came with forty cyuls, sailed round the land of the Picts, devastated
Orkney, and occupied several districts beyond the Frisian sea (ultra
mare Fresicum). (Scottish Land-names: Their Origin and Meaning,