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?

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    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
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    British
    Karen
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    Australian
    Veena
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    Indian

How to say Smith in sign language?

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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. Judge Reynolds:

    We are very pleased with this sentence. Because the sentences are consecutive, it will be a long time before Lakeith Smith comes up for even the possibility for parole, at least 20 to 25 years.

  2. Steven Fielding:

    Labor has been divided for such a period that you just write off the next general election even under Owen Smith ... he has had the backing of the parliamentary Labor Party but then what will Momentum do?, in any scenario it is going to be a long, hard struggle, and before it gets better I think it will get worse for the Labor Party ... It is not a pretty prospect.

  3. Brianna Vorhees:

    Samantha Smith was a positive outlet for me, i was going through a terrible time with a lot of transitions in my life personally, and Rae was a very positive distraction from a lot of things that were taking place in my life. Samantha Smith's actually the one who saved me. I could focus on Samantha Smith to take care of Samantha Smith to love and get love back, and Samantha Smith was that for me, and kind of that's why Samantha Smith means so much to me.

  4. Helane Becker:

    They started as an overnight letter company. But even before there was email, Fred Smith correctly surmised that fax would overtake the overnight letter, you have to admire the tenacity with which Fred Smith's continued to stay ahead of the curve.

  5. Honolulu Police spokeswoman Michelle Yu:

    Law enforcement in American Samoa initially expressed interest in acquiring some of the guns, but there was a change in administration and the new administration is no longer interested, the local sheriff’s department recently replaced their guns, and other county police departments( Kauai, Maui and Hawaii) are looking to replace their Smith Wessons in the future.

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