Legacy


Legacy

Legacy or legacies may refer to:

Buildings

* Legacy Tower, a Skyscraper under construction in Chicago
* Legacy Village, an outdoor shopping complex in Lyndhurst, Ohio

Comics

* Legacy (heroclix), the fourth DC Heroclix set produced by Wizkids
* Legacy Virus, a fictional virus from the Marvel Universe

Computers

* Legacy Family Tree, genealogy software
* Legacy system, a term for out-of-date hardware and/or software still in use
* Fedora Legacy, an open-source project

Education

* Legacy preferences, favorable consideration of an applicant for a school that was attended by his/her parent.

Environment

* Legacy of parks, a conservation program in the 1970s in the United States

Films

* "Legacy" (film), a film starring Madeline Zima
* Legacy Releasing, a film distributor of the 1990s based in California
* "", a 53-minute film produced by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
* "Legacy of Rage" , a Hong Kong film starring Brandon Lee
* "Legacy" (1998 film), a 1998 film starring David Hasselhoff and Donita Rose

Gaming

* Legacy IBM PC Emulator, an emulator of bootable IBM PC games
* "", a computer game by Mad Doc Software and Bethesda Softworks
* Legacy of Kain, a series of video games

Law

* Legacy, a gift given to someone after death through a Will (law).

Literature

* "Legacies" (novel), a Repairman Jack novel by author F. Paul Wilson
* "Legacy" (Doctor Who), a "Doctor Who" spin-off novel by Gary Russell
* "Legacy" (1995 novel), a science-fiction novel in Greg Bear's "The Way" series
* "Legacy" (2007 novel), a fantasy novel in Lois McMasterBujold's "The Sharing Knife" series
* "", a comic book in the Star Wars Expanded Universe
* "Legacies", the first book in "The Corean Chronicles" by author L. E. Modesitt, Jr.
* "Legacy Journal", a journal of American women writers.

Music

* "Keeper of the Seven Keys - The Legacy", the eleventh studio album by German power metal band Helloween
* Legacy (Akir album), an album by underground hip hop artist Akir
* Legacy (band), a British-based acoustic band
* Legacy Five - a southern gospel quartet
* "Legacy (Jimmy D. Lane album)", an album by blues rock musician Jimmy D. Lane
* "Legacy (Temptations album)", a 2004 album by The Temptations for the Motown label
* Legacy Recordings, Sony BMG Music Entertainment's catalog division
* "", a 1989 compilation from Windham Hill Records
* "Legacy...Hymns and Faith", a 2002 album by Christian singer-songwriter Amy Grant
* "", a two-disc compilation album by The Doors released in 2003
* "The Legacy", an album by the thrash metal band Testament
* "The Fourth Legacy", an album by the power metal band Kamelot
* "The Legacy", a song by the heavy metal band Iron Maiden
* "Legacy (Madball album)", an album by the New York Hardcore band Madball
* Six (album), a 1998 album by Mansun, from which the song "Legacy" was released as a single
* "Legacy of Brutality", an album by the punk rock band Misfits.
* "Legacy (Shadow Gallery album)", an album by the progressive metal band Shadow Gallery

Organizations

* Legacy Australia, a charitable institution in Australia
* Legacy Interactive, an interactive media company

Olympics

* 2012 legacy, the Legacy for the Summer 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games in London

ports

* San Francisco Legacy, the last original franchise of the National Women's Basketball League
* Virginia Legacy, a soccer team in the United States
* Legacy Trust UK, a consortium associated with the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games
* Legacy (racehorse), a competitor who was remounted to finish seventh in the 1841 Grand National

Television

* "Legacies (Babylon 5)", an episode from the first season of the science fiction television series "Babylon 5"
* "", a second season episode of the TV series "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit"
* "Legacy (Stargate SG-1)", a third-season episode of the TV series "Stargate SG-1"
* "Legacy (TNG episode)", a fourth season episode of "Star Trek: The Next Generation"
* "Legacy (TV series)", an American dramatic television series which aired on UPN from 1998-1999
* "", a Canadian/American horror television series which ran from 1996 to 1999

Transportation

* Embraer Legacy 600, a mid-sized business jet
* Legacy Parkway, a freeway in Utah
* Legacy carrier, an older airline
* Subaru Legacy, a mid-size car

See also

* Legacy Foundation (disambiguation)
* Legacy of Blood (disambiguation)
* Legacy of Darkness (disambiguation)


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  • legacy — leg·a·cy / le gə sē/ n pl cies [Medieval Latin legatio, from Latin legare to bequeath]: a gift of property by will; specif: a gift of personal property by will: bequest see also ademption compare devise conjoint leg …   Law dictionary

  • Legacy — Leg a*cy (l[e^]g [.a]*s[y^]), n.; pl. {Legacies} ( s[i^]z). [L. (assumed) legatia, for legatum, from legare to appoint by last will, to bequeath as a legacy, to depute: cf. OF. legat legacy. See {Legate}.] 1. A gift of property by will, esp. of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Legacy — (englisch Erbe) bezeichnet: ein deutschsprachiges Musikmagazin, Legacy (Musikmagazin) in der Wirtschaftsinformatik eine historisch gewachsene Anwendung, siehe Legacy System Subaru Legacy, ein Mittelklasseauto einen amerikanischen Film aus dem… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Legacy — (Сульмона,Италия) Категория отеля: Адрес: Vico Dell Ospedale 54, 67039 Сульмона, Италия …   Каталог отелей

  • Legacy —   [dt. »Vermächtnis«] die, ältere Datenbestände, die möglicherweise nicht mehr problemlos genutzt werden können, weil neue Programme, ein neues Betriebssystem oder ein neues Computersystem eingeführt wurden. Legacy wird auch generell als… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • legacy — late 14c., body of persons sent on a mission, from O.Fr. legatie legate s office, from M.L. legatia, from L. legatus ambassador, envoy, noun use of pp. of legare appoint by a last will, send as a legate (see LEGATE (Cf. legate)). Sense of… …   Etymology dictionary

  • legacy — [n] inheritance, heritage bequest, birthright, devise, endowment, estate, gift, heirloom, throwback, tradition; concepts 337,710 …   New thesaurus

  • legacy — ► NOUN (pl. legacies) 1) an amount of money or property left to someone in a will. 2) something handed down by a predecessor. ► ADJECTIVE ▪ (of computer hardware or software) that has been superseded but is difficult to replace because of its… …   English terms dictionary

  • legacy — [leg′ə sē] n. pl. legacies [ME legacie < OFr < ML legatia < L legatus: see LEGATE] 1. money or property left to someone by a will; bequest 2. anything handed down from, or as from, an ancestor ☆ 3. a student applying or admitted to a… …   English World dictionary

  • legacy — A disposition of personalty by will. A bequest. In a technical sense and strictly construed, legacy is a gift or bequest by will of personal property, whereas a devise is a testamentary disposition of real estate, but such distinction will not be …   Black's law dictionary