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Definitions for arcadian
ɑrˈkeɪ di ənar·ca·di·an

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Arcadianadjective

    an inhabitant of Arcadia

  2. arcadian, bucolic, pastoraladjective

    (used with regard to idealized country life) idyllically rustic

    "a country life of arcadian contentment"; "a pleasant bucolic scene"; "charming in its pastoral setting"; "rustic tranquility"


  1. arcadianadjective

    Pertaining to an arcade.

  2. arcadianadjective

    Furnished with arcades.

  3. arcadianadjective

    Ideally rustic or pastoral.

  4. Etymology: From Arcadius


  1. arcadian

    Arcadian generally refers to something that is simple, peaceful, and idyllic, particularly in relation to rural or pastoral life. The term is derived from Arcadia, a region in Greece known for its tranquility and natural beauty. It can also refer to someone or something related to the ancient region or modern city of Arcadia in Greece. Additionally, in the context of literature and arts, Arcadian is often used to describe a utopian vision of pastoralism and harmony with nature.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Arcadianadjective

    alt. of Arcadic

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Arcadian

    ark-ād′i-an, adj. pertaining to Arcadia (poet. Ar′cady), a district in Greece whose people were primitive in manners and given to music and dancing: pastoral: simple, innocent.—n. Arcad′ianism.—adv. Arcad′ianly.

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  1. Arcadian

    An ideal farmer or a rustic scene; after the Arcadians, who were essentially a pastoral race.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of arcadian in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of arcadian in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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