What does Arcadia mean?
Arcadia \a-rca-dia, ar-cadia\ as a girls' name is pronounced ar-KAY-dee-ah. It is of Greek origin. Feminine of Arcadius (see Arcadio), the name of two saints (fourth and fifth century). Also originally the place name of a mountainous region in Greece which came to symbolize the home of simple and rustic pastoral happiness, and later, for Paradise itself.
Arcadia has 1 variant: Arcadie.
Arcadia has 1 masculine form: Arcadio.
Arcadia is an uncommonly occurring first name for females but a somewhat prominent surname for both adults and children (#112365 out of 150436, Top 75%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Arcadia for girls. Arcadia has yet to be ranked in the Top 1000 so far. (2014 Birth Statistics)
A suggested similar baby name is Acadia. Like Arcadia, this name is not commonly used.