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Acadia

The descendants of the Arcadians settled in Lousiana and became known as Cajuns.

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Origin

  • French: A place name from the French Acadie, for French-settled lands bordering the Atlantic in Canada and North America. Named by Giovanni da Verrazzano after a secluded, mountainous region in Greece that was known as a "refuge" or "idyllic place."

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Themes

Green, Nature, Place

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