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Gender: F Meaning of Arcadia: "region offering peace and contentment" Origin of Arcadia: Greek

Arcadia, a name for an unspoiled paradise, makes an attractive secular alternative to Neveah. For parents who want an unusual name with a friendlier nickname, Arcadia has the advantage of cute Cady.

Famous People Named Arcadia

Pop Culture References for the name Arcadia

"Arcadia," play by Tom Stoppard
"Et in Arcadia ego," Latin quote (from Virgil) meaning "Death also is in paradise"
Arcadia, city on the planet Gallifrey in the BBC series "Doctor Who"
Arcadia, city in Los Angeles County, California
Arcadia Bay, the setting of the video game "Life Is Strange," based on Tillamook Bay

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