Gender: Female Meaning of Acadia: "idyllic place" Origin of Acadia: English from Greek

Acadia Origin and Meaning

The name Acadia is a girl's name meaning "idyllic place".

Acadia, the French name for Nova Scotia and the name of a gorgeous national park in Maine makes a fresh, rhythmic choice for your little girl. Acadia is an original yet accessible member of the stylish girl names starting with A.

The origin of the New World place name dates back to the sixteenth century borrowing of the ancient Greek name.

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kxlly0614 Says:


Calista and Acadia would be pretty sibling names <3

Yessica Says:


I also prefer Arcadia

lcates Says:


Such a beautiful, original, and unique name. Even more so that it's referenced from Acadia National Park in Maine, which is gorgeous.

Sorceress Says:


I prefer Arcadia.