What does legendary mean?

Definitions for legendary
ˈlɛdʒ ənˌdɛr ileg·endary

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. legendary(adj)

    so celebrated as to having taken on the nature of a legend

    "the legendary exploits of the arctic trailblazers"

  2. fabled, legendary(adj)

    celebrated in fable or legend

    "the fabled Paul Bunyan and his blue ox"; "legendary exploits of Jesse James"

Wiktionary

  1. legendary(Noun)

    A collection of legends, in particular of lives of saints.

    Etymology: ; from Middle Latin legendarius (Old French legendier), from Latin legenda. In English, both the noun and the adjective appear in the 16th century.

  2. legendary(Noun)

    One who relates legends.

    Etymology: ; from Middle Latin legendarius (Old French legendier), from Latin legenda. In English, both the noun and the adjective appear in the 16th century.

  3. legendary(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to a legend or to legends.

    Etymology: ; from Middle Latin legendarius (Old French legendier), from Latin legenda. In English, both the noun and the adjective appear in the 16th century.

  4. legendary(Adjective)

    Appearing (solely) in legends.

    Etymology: ; from Middle Latin legendarius (Old French legendier), from Latin legenda. In English, both the noun and the adjective appear in the 16th century.

  5. legendary(Adjective)

    Having the splendor of a legend; fabled.

    Etymology: ; from Middle Latin legendarius (Old French legendier), from Latin legenda. In English, both the noun and the adjective appear in the 16th century.

  6. legendary(Adjective)

    Having unimaginable greatness; excellent

    Etymology: ; from Middle Latin legendarius (Old French legendier), from Latin legenda. In English, both the noun and the adjective appear in the 16th century.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Legendary(adj)

    of or pertaining to a legend or to legends; consisting of legends; like a legend; fabulous

    Etymology: [Cf. OF. legendaire, LL. legendarius.]

  2. Legendary(noun)

    a book of legends; a tale or narrative

    Etymology: [Cf. OF. legendaire, LL. legendarius.]

  3. Legendary(noun)

    one who relates legends

    Etymology: [Cf. OF. legendaire, LL. legendarius.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of legendary in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of legendary in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of legendary in a Sentence

  1. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    The legendary Buddhist flower udumbara is believed to blossom once every three millennia! What about the Flower of Peace? In every ten million years?

  2. Mark Tronstein:

    Together with its fame and legendary hospitality, Rodeo Drive delivers an experience like no other.

  3. Al Roker:

    We lost legendary fashion model, chef, restaurateur, lifestyle icon and magazine publisher, Barbara Elaine Smith today.

  4. Adam Spencer:

    I was doing a ‘Lemmy’ [Motrhead's legendary rock and roll front man] themed burger and his favorite drink was Jack Daniels and Coke. I made a caramel with this in it and it tasted amazing.

  5. Nick Johnson:

    I'll definitely carry on playing it. There's still a handful of the legendary Pokemon they haven't released yet, so I'm looking forward to when they do that, i'm hoping they add some of the more asked for features like player versus player battling and more direct interaction with other players. It's still a great way to sort of hang out with friends and go outside and it's a good excuse to exercise for me still, so I'll be keeping up the regimen.

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