Simple Definition of arcadia
: a very pleasant and quiet place or scene
Full Definition of arcadia
: a region or scene of simple pleasure and quiet
Origin of arcadia
Arcadia, region of ancient Greece frequently chosen as background for pastoral poetry
First Known Use: circa 1890
Definition of Arcadia
1 city SW California ENE of Los Angeles pop 56,364
2 mountainous region S Greece in cen Peloponnese
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