Meaning and Name Origin
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. Arcadia is also an unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Arcadia for girls. Arcadia has yet to be ranked in the list so far. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
A suggested similar baby name is Acadia. Like Arcadia, this name is not commonly used.