- this week

Gender: M Origin of Legend: English word name Legend's Popularity in 2014: #534

Legend joins cousins Story, Saga and Fable in the baby name pantheon of narrative words. Unlike Story and Fable, however, Legend comes with additional weight, being used for fame ("living legend") and to denote a person who is fantastic "what a legend"). Who can live up to that?

Legend entered the US Top 1000 in 2010 for the first time, perhaps in connection popular singer John Legend. We're not sure it's quite legen -- wait for it -- dary as a name.

People who like Legend also like:

Artemas   Caitriona   Emilien   Kailey   Kali   Kaylie   Legend   Liliah   Noemie   Parvati   Patsy   Roderic   Sander   Shamar   Shamir Show me more names similar to Legend Comment on Legend

Famous People Named Legend

Pop Culture References for the Name Legend

A legend is a story that is possibly true or false
Legend of Zelda-Nintendo game

Inspired by Legend?

Discover 1000s more amazing names you'll love with NameHunter

Hunt Me Some Names