Authors: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Definition of Legend

Legend

  1. That which is appointed to be read; especially, a chronicle or register of the lives of saints, formerly read at matins, and in the refectories of religious houses.
  2. A story respecting saints; especially, one of a marvelous nature.
  3. Any wonderful story coming down from the past, but not verifiable by historical record; a myth; a fable.
  4. An inscription, motto, or title, esp. one surrounding the field in a medal or coin, or placed upon an heraldic shield or beneath an engraving or illustration.
  5. To tell or narrate, as a legend.

Legend Quotations

I won't be a rock star. I will be a legend.
Freddie Mercury

I'm first and foremost a writer. I followed my personal legend, my childhood dream of becoming a writer, but I can't say why I'm one.
Paulo Coelho

If I'm such a legend, then why am I so lonely? Let me tell you, legends are all very well if you've got somebody around who loves you.
Judy Garland

Legend: A lie that has attained the dignity of age.
H. L. Mencken

If I am a legend, then why am I so lonely?
Judy Garland
More "Legend" Quotations

Legend Translations

legend in Afrikaans is legende
legend in Dutch is volksoverlevering, legende
legend in Italian is spiegazione, leggenda
legend in Norwegian is legende, sagn
legend in Portuguese is legenda

Share with your Friends

Everyone likes a good quote - don't forget to share.