Feminine variation of Arkady"from Arcadia"
Arkadina Origin and Meaning
The name Arkadina is a girl's name of Greek, Slavic, Russian origin meaning "from Arcadia".
Arkadina was thrust into the limelight as one of the (many) middle names of Uma Thurman and Arpad Busson's little girl. The Slavic or Russian feminine form of Arkady, which is derived from the ancient Greek name Arkadios, is the equivalent of the English Arcadia -- a heavenly place. For most English speakers, the Arcadia form would be more compatible.
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Famous People Named Arkadina
- Rosalind Arusha Arkadina Altalune Florence "Luna" ThurmanBusson, daughter of American Actress Uma Thurman
Arkadina in Pop Culture
- Madame Irena Arkadina Trepliovusually known simply as "Arkadina," character from Chekhov's "The Seagull." She is the egotistical middle,aged actress whose narcissism has crippled her son Konstantin; she also dictates the terms of her lover Boris Trigorin's life.