Meaning and name origin
Arcadia \a-rca-dia, ar-cadia\ as a girl's 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 form: Arcadie.
There is 1 masculine form of Arcadia: Arcadio.
Arcadia is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Arcadia for girls. Arcadia has not been ranked in the Top 1000/100 so far. (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
A suggested similar baby name is Acadia. Like Arcadia, this name is not commonly used.