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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 leg·end /ˈlɛʤənd/

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary

 備註, 圖標 LEGND

From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Leg·end n.
 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.
 And in this legend all that glorious deed
 Read, whilst you arm you.   --Fairfax.
 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.
 Golden legend. See under Golden.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Leg·end, v. t. To tell or narrate, as a legend.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a story about mythical or supernatural beings or events
           [syn: fable]
      2: brief description accompanying an illustration [syn: caption]