Grand Family History
Grand Name Meaning
French: nickname from Old French grand grant ‘tall large’ from Latin grandis. See also Grant 1 and 4 compare Degrand and Legrand . German: topographic name for someone who lived in a gravelly area from Middle Low German grand ‘coarse gravel’. German: nickname from a southern word of uncertain origin meaning ‘frustration anger ire’. Danish: nickname from grand ‘pure’. English (of Norman origin): variant of Grant .
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press