What does Smith mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Smith, Ian Smith, Ian Douglas Smith(noun)

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

  2. Smith, David Smith, David Roland Smith(noun)

    United States sculptor (1906-1965)

  3. Smith, Kate Smith, Kathryn Elizabeth Smith(noun)

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

  4. Smith, Julia Evelina Smith(noun)

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

  5. Smith, Bessie Smith(noun)

    United States blues singer (1894-1937)

  6. Smith, Joseph Smith(noun)

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

  7. Smith, John Smith, Captain John Smith(noun)

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

  8. Smith, Adam Smith(noun)

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

  9. smith(noun)

    someone who works at something specified

  10. smith, metalworker(noun)

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

Wiktionary

  1. Smith(ProperNoun)

    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. Smith(noun)

    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. Smith(noun)

    one who makes or effects anything

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

  3. Smith(noun)

    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

How to pronounce Smith?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

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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. Cherie Hartzer:

    Make sure when Brad Smith take out the trash it is bagged and the trash bin is tightly closed.

  2. Jerry Coleman:

    Reggie Smith of the Dodgers and Gary Matthews of the homers hit Braves in that game.

  3. 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.

  4. Detective Lou Alvarez:

    Shepard Smith Reporting. i have no regrets -- no regrets whatsoever.

  5. Erica Guido:

    Rodney Smith Jr. `` Miss E, it is the human impact and the connections made that outlasts any piece of furniture.

Images & Illustrations of Smith

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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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