What does Arcadia mean?

Definitions for Arcadiaɑrˈkeɪ di ə

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Arcadia(noun)

    a department of Greece in the central Peloponnese


  1. Arcadia(ProperNoun)

    A district or a prefecture in the central and mid SE Peloponnese that has a population of more than 110,000. Tripoli is the capital and a main city with a population over 22,000.

  2. Arcadia(ProperNoun)

    A mountainous region of ancient Greece.

  3. Arcadia(ProperNoun)

    A city in California, USA.

  4. Arcadia(ProperNoun)

    A city in Louisiana, USA.

  5. Arcadia(ProperNoun)

    Used as a name for an ideal region of rural and idyllic contentment.

  6. Origin: From Ἀρκαδία.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Arcadia(noun)

    a mountainous and picturesque district of Greece, in the heart of the Peloponnesus, whose people were distinguished for contentment and rural happiness

  2. Arcadia(noun)

    fig.: Any region or scene of simple pleasure and untroubled quiet

  3. Origin: [L. Arcadia, Gr. .]


  1. Arcadia

    Arcadia is one of the regional units of Greece. It is part of the administrative region of Peloponnese. It is situated in the central and eastern part of the Peloponnese peninsula. It takes its name from the mythological character Arcas. In Greek mythology, it was the home of the god Pan. In European Renaissance arts, Arcadia was celebrated as an unspoiled, harmonious wilderness.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Arcadia in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Arcadia in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Robert Browning:

    You can take us out of Arcadia, but you cannot take Arcadia out of us." Nicholas D. Kokonis, psychologist and author of Arcadia, My Arcadia and Out of Arcadia: The American Odyssey of Angelo Vlahos

  2. Anthony Gutman:

    We indicated to them (Arcadia) that clearly the potential buyer here did not have retail experience, we indicated that the proposal was highly preliminary and lacking in detail, we also indicated that the bidder here (Dominic Chappell) did have a history of bankruptcy.

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