Arti Kata “Legacy”

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Old French legacie, from Medieval Latin legatia, from Latin lēgātum.

Noun[edit]

legacy (plural legacies)

  1. (law) Money or property bequeathed to someone in a will.
  2. Something inherited from a predecessor; a heritage.
    John Muir left as his legacy an enduring spirit of respect for the environment.
  3. (university and society admissions) The descendant of an alumnus.
    Because she was a legacy, her mother’s sorority rushed her.
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