Kondo Name Meaning

Japanese (Kondo): variously written, the most usual form being with characters meaning ‘nearby wisteria’, and actually designating ‘Fujiwara of Omi’ (Omi no Fujiwara). Kon (‘near’) is the Sino-Japanese pronunciation of chika, as in Chika-tsu-awa-umi (‘Nearer Lake’, now Shiga prefecture). The name refers to Lake Biwa and was shortened by usage to Omi. The surname is mostly found in the Tokyo area.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Konno, Konda, Endo, Ono, Kano, Sando, Bando, Kono, Honda, Londo

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