Conde Family History
Conde Name Meaning
Spanish and Portuguese: nickname from the title of rank conde ‘count’ a derivative of Latin comes comitis ‘companion’. See Conte . English (Shropshire): variant of Cundy a cognate of 3 below or Cound a habitational name from Cound in Shropshire. French (Condé): habitational name from any of several places in Normandy and Picardy called Condé a French form of the Gaulish condate ‘junction of rivers’. Compare Candee . West African (mainly Guinea; Condé): from the name of the Kondé clan of the Mandinka people of unexplained etymology.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press