meaning of Arcadia

Arcadia meaning in General Dictionary

A mountainous and picturesque area of Greece within the heart of the Peloponnesus whose individuals were distinguished for contentment and rural pleasure

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  • a division of Greece within the main Peloponnese
  • A mountainous and picturesque area of Greece, when you look at the heart of this Peloponnesus, whoever individuals were distinguished for contentment and rural pleasure.
  • Fig.: Any region or scene of quick enjoyment and untroubled quiet.

Arcadia meaning in Names Dictionary

From the Greek, "bear". And feminine type of Arcadio.
Name Origin: Spanish
Name Gender: Female


Arcadia meaning in Etymology Dictionary

see Arcadian.


Arcadia meaning in General Dictionary

(letter.) A mountainous and picturesque area of Greece, when you look at the heart of Peloponnesus, whose people were distinguished for contentment and rural joy.

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  • (n.) Fig.: Any region or scene of easy satisfaction and untroubled peaceful.

Sentence Examples with the word Arcadia

Athena Polias was the patron-goddess of Pergamum, and the legend combines the ethnological record of the connexion claimed between Arcadia and Pergamum with the usual belief that the hero of the city was son of its guardian deity, or at least of her priestess.

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