arcadian

Part of speech: adjective

Pertaining to Arcadia; rural; pastoral.

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Usage examples "arcadian":

  1. Thinking to walk in those Arcadian pastures, Thou hast run thy noble head against the wall. - "The Complete Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow", Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.
  2. But at the news of this Arcadian victory, they were not able to contain themselves; Agesilaus went out in procession with tears of joy in his eyes, to meet and embrace his son, and all the magistrates and public officers attended him. - "Plutarch-Lives-of-the-noble-Grecians-and-Romans", Clough, Arthur Hugh.
  3. The Arcadian mountains- Olympia in Elis,- Jenkins's " gym" in the Harrow Road- differing shrines but the cult was the same. - "In the Wilderness", Robert Hichens.