What does Smith mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Smith, Ian Smith, Ian Douglas Smithnoun

    Rhodesian statesman who declared independence of Zimbabwe from Great Britain (born in 1919)

  2. Smith, David Smith, David Roland Smithnoun

    United States sculptor (1906-1965)

  3. Smith, Kate Smith, Kathryn Elizabeth Smithnoun

    United States singer noted for her rendition of patriotic songs (1909-1986)

  4. Smith, Julia Evelina Smithnoun

    United States suffragist who refused to pay taxes until she could vote (1792-1886)

  5. Smith, Bessie Smithnoun

    United States blues singer (1894-1937)

  6. Smith, Joseph Smithnoun

    religious leader who founded the Mormon Church in 1830 (1805-1844)

  7. Smith, John Smith, Captain John Smithnoun

    English explorer who helped found the colony at Jamestown, Virginia; was said to have been saved by Pocahontas (1580-1631)

  8. Smith, Adam Smithnoun

    Scottish economist who advocated private enterprise and free trade (1723-1790)

  9. smithnoun

    someone who works at something specified

  10. smith, metalworkernoun

    someone who works metal (especially by hammering it when it is hot and malleable)

Wiktionary

  1. Smithnoun

    An English surname (the most common in Britain, the United States, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand).

    Etymology: smiþ, from smiþaz. Cognate with Dutch smid, German Schmied, Swedish/Norwegian smed.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Smithnoun

    one who forges with the hammer; one who works in metals; as, a blacksmith, goldsmith, silversmith, and the like

    Etymology: [AS. smiian. See Smith, n.]

  2. Smithnoun

    one who makes or effects anything

    Etymology: [AS. smiian. See Smith, n.]

  3. Smithnoun

    to beat into shape; to forge

    Etymology: [AS. smiian. See Smith, n.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Smith

    smith, n. one who forges with the hammer: a worker in metals: one who makes anything.—ns. Smith′ery, the workshop of a smith: work done by a smith—also Smith′ing; Smith′y, the workshop of a smith; Smith′y-coal, a kind of small coal much used by smiths. [A.S. smith; Ger. schmied.]

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Smith' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1283

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Smith' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2384

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Smith in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Smith in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of Smith in a Sentence

  1. Shakera Symes:

    They were home, safe in their house. Understand how important the safety of Isaiah Smith house is, it’s about the answers that we deserve and we need.

  2. Amandla Stenberg:

    It’s a really, really hard thing to be silenced. And it’s deeply bruising to fight against your identity and to mold yourself into shapes that you just should n’t be in, as someone who identifies as a black, bisexual woman, I’ve been through it, and it’s hurts. It’s awkward and it’s uncomfortable. But then I realized because of Solange [ Knowles ], and Ava DuVerney, and Willow [ Smith ], and all the black girls watching this right now, that there’s absolutely nothing to change.

  3. Jennifer Smith:

    At first I thought maybe a bookcase fell over or something, but it was so loud and it went on for so long that I knew someone had hit the house, Jennifer Smith told the news station, adding that Jennifer Smith attempted to apologize before he was taken away by authorities. The incident left a large hole in the side of the side of the house, which was boarded up by Jennifer Smith’s neighbor, who is also a contractor. Still, additional repairs are needed. It is very frustrating because now my homeowners insurance policy is going to go through the roof.

  4. Matt Smith:

    The positive sentiment from OPEC's cuts is outweighing the bearish impact of the Matt Smith shale boom, they are working.

  5. Cindy Hyde-Smith:

    Obviously Mississippi Republican Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith was making a joke and clearly the video was selectively edited.

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  • Donovan Scott Snr
    Your discription of Ian Douglas Smith is totally incorrect. He was a whit colonial ruler of Rhodesia that declared UDInfrom Great Britain. Had nothing to do with Zimbabwe
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