An example of legend is King Arthur.
She is a legend in her own time.
According to his legend, he once worked for the Red Cross, spreading humanitarian aid in Africa.
The 1984 Rose Bowl prank has spawned many legends. Here's the real story.
I've lost my pen! "”Here mate, borrow mine. "”You legend.
Origin of legend
- Middle English from Old French legende from Medieval Latin (lēctiō) legenda (lesson) to be read from Latin feminine gerundive of legere to read leg- in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition