- of, relating to, or of the nature of a legend.
- celebrated or described in legend: a legendary hero.
noun, plural leg·end·ar·ies.
- a collection of legends.
- of or relating to legend
- celebrated or described in a legend or legends
- very famous or notorious
adj.mid-16c., from Medieval Latin legendarius, from legenda (see legend). Earlier it was a noun meaning “a collection of legends” (1510s).