The name Acadia is of French origin and means "Idyllic Place." The origin is the culture in which the name originated, or in the case of a word--the language in which it most appears.
Place name: Acadia was the name given to the area of the French colonial empire of New France, in northeasternU.S. & Canada. It originated from the Latin name Arcadia. Also the name of an automobile model by GMC. Acadia National Park, Maine, U.S.