legende

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See also: Legende, légende, and légendé

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

legende (plural legendes)

  1. Obsolete spelling of legend

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Danish[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Medieval Latin legenda

Noun[edit]

legende c (singular definite legenden, plural indefinite legender)

  1. a legend
    en levende legende - a living legend
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Etymology 2[edit]

From the verb at lege.

Verb[edit]

legende

  1. present participle of at lege

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch legende, from Middle French legende, from Old French legende, from Latin legenda.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌləˈɣɛn.də/, /ˌleːˈɣɛn.də/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: le‧gen‧de

Noun[edit]

legende f (plural legenden or legendes, diminutive legendetje n)

  1. legend (fictional story based on oral tradition, possibly with a kernel of truth)

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

legende f pl

  1. plural of legenda

Latin[edit]

Participle[edit]

legende

  1. vocative masculine singular of legendus

Middle English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French legende, from Medieval Latin legenda.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /lɛˈdʒɛnd/, /ˈlɛdʒənd/

Noun[edit]

legende (plural legendes)

  1. A hagiography, especially when read in church (a biography of a saint)
  2. A compendium of hagiographies (a biography of a saint)
  3. A tale or narrative focusing on a single individual; a biography.
  4. Any tale or narrative, especially one of a historical background.

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Medieval Latin legenda

Noun[edit]

legende m (definite singular legenden, indefinite plural legender, definite plural legendene)

  1. a legend
    en levende legendea living legend
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Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

legende

  1. present participle of lege

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin legenda

Noun[edit]

legende f (definite singular legenda, indefinite plural legender, definite plural legendene)

  1. a legend
    ei levande legende - a living legend

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Novial[edit]

Noun[edit]

legende c (plural legendes)

  1. legend

Old French[edit]

Noun[edit]

legende f (oblique plural legendes, nominative singular legende, nominative plural legendes)

  1. legend (story of unknown origin describing plausible but extraordinary past events; in particular an account the life of a saint)

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Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

legende

  1. first-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of legendar
  2. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present subjunctive of legendar
  3. third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of legendar
  4. third-person singular (você) negative imperative of legendar