- a Spanish or Portuguese nobleman of the highest rank
- a man of high rank; important personage
Origin of grandeeSpanish and amp; Portuguese grande: see grand
- a. A nobleman of the highest rank in Spain or Portugal.b. Used as the title for such a nobleman.
- A person of eminence or high rank.
Origin of grandeeSpanish grande, from Latin grandis, great.
From Latin grandis (“large, great”).