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Meaning of ARCADIAN

Pronunciation:  âr'keydeeun

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  an inhabitant of Arcadia
  2. [adj]  used of idealized country life; "a country life of arcadian contentment"; "a pleasant bucolic scene"; "charming in its pastoral setting"; "rustic tranquility"

ARCADIAN is a 8 letter word that starts with A.


 Synonyms: bucolic, pastoral, rural, rustic
 See Also: Arcadia, Greek, Hellene



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Ar*ca"di*an\, Arcadic \Ar*ca"dic\, a. [L. Arcadius,
Arcadicus, fr. Arcadia: cf. F. Arcadien, Arcadique.]
Of or pertaining to Arcadia; pastoral; ideally rural; as,
Arcadian simplicity or scenery.

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