Arcadia

2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Arcadia \Ar*ca"di*a\, noun [L. Arcadia, Gr. ?.]

1. A mountainous and picturesque district of Greece, in the heart of the Peloponnesus, whose people were distinguished for contentment and rural happiness.

2. Fig.: Any region or scene of simple pleasure and untroubled quiet.

Where the cow is, there is Arcadia. --J. Burroughs. Arcadian

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

Arcadia

noun

1: a department of Greece in the central Peloponnese


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