a table on a map, chart, or the like, listing and explaining the symbols used
The lettering on a coin, including the monarch's titles and sometimes a motto.
A story made up about people in the past
The principle inscription on a coin other than the denomination or nation which issued it.
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The inscription on a numismatic item.
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Plural form: legends. A story about a famous person or event. A traditional story or myth in literature.
Example: Michael Schumacher is a legend in the world of racing.
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- a story about mythical or supernatural beings or eventsFound on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=legend
A text label identifying a device. See also Silk Screen
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Traditional or undocumented genre of story about famous people, commonly religious in character and frequently posing problems of authenticity. Legends are typically narrative, in the f ...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20688
a traditional story about heroic characters such as King Arthur, which may be based on truth, but which has been embellished over the years. Also refers to the wording on maps and charts which explains the symbols used.
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The descriptive matter printed below an illustration, mistakenly referred to as a caption. Also an explanation of signs or symbols used in timetables or maps. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20829
(lĕj'ĕnd or lē'jĕnd; 277) noun
[ Middle English legende
, Old French legende
, French légende
, Late Latin legenda
, from Latin legendus
to be read, from legere
to read, gather; akin to Greek le`gein
to gather, ...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/L/27
Leg'end transitive verb
To tell or narrate, as a legend. Bp. Hall. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/L/27
The legend is the inscription encircling the rim.
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• (n.) 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. • (v. t.) To tell or narrate, as a legend. • (n.) An inscription, motto, or title, esp. one surrounding the field in a medal or coin, or placed upon an heraldic sh...Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/legend/
(from the article `Marley, Bob`) Although his songs were some of the best-liked and most critically acclaimed music in the popular canon, Marley was far more renowned in death than ...Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/l/30
traditional story or group of stories told about a particular person or place. Formerly the term legend meant a tale about a saint. Legends resemble ... [17 related articles]Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/l/30
legend 1. A story that has been passed down for generations; especially, one that is presented as history but is unlikely to be true. 2. A popular myth that has arisen in modern times. 3. Someone famous who is admired for a particular skill or talent.Found on http://www.wordinfo.info/words/index/info/view_unit/2526/5
Legend was a video game publishing house also known as Microl/Legend, and earlier as simply Microl. Legend`s chairman and founder was John Peel. == Partial list of published games == ...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Legend_(game_publisher)
A 360-degree photographic panorama of our galaxy, Milky Way. ...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Legend_(chart)
NB Coordinates shown are only those of Indian reserves and do not reflect the extent of traditional territories or land claims, not other sites of indigenous significance in the region, which is the Lower Mainland of British Columbia, Canada. Some reserves shown are not populated, others shared by multiple bands - only some represent ...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Legend_(map)
[Abigail Williams EP]
Legend is the debut EP by black metal band Abigail Williams. It was originally released as a live EP of concert songs on October 3, 2006 and was later released through Candlelight Records as studio-quality release on January 23, 2007. The EP is noted for its metalcore influences that are abandoned after this release. M...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Legend_(Abigail_Williams_EP)
Legend is spy slang for a false history and identity, a 'cover story'.Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/ZL.HTM
A listing that shows symbols and other information about a map. LegislationFound on http://www.americantrails.org/
The principal inscription on a coin.Found on http://www.translationdirectory.com/glossaries/glossary030.htm
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