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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Schmidt, Helmut Schmidt, Helmut Heinrich Waldemar Schmidtnoun

    German statesman who served as chancellor of Germany (born in 1918)


  1. schmidt

    Schmidt is a common German occupational surname that originated from the German word "schmied" meaning "blacksmith". However, as a term, it doesn't have a general definition because it's primarily a personal name. It could refer to various people, places, businesses, or scientific concepts that are named after individuals carrying this surname. For instance, in quantum mechanics, "Schmidt decomposition" is a method named after Erhard Schmidt, a German mathematician.

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Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Schmidt is ranked #185 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Schmidt surname appeared 147,034 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 50 would have the surname Schmidt.

    95.1% or 139,903 total occurrences were White.
    2.3% or 3,441 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1.1% or 1,750 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.6% or 897 total occurrences were Asian.
    0.3% or 544 total occurrences were Black.
    0.3% or 500 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of schmidt in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of schmidt in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of schmidt in a Sentence

  1. Joe Petito:

    I want to see Jim Schmidt in a jail cell for the rest of Jim Schmidt life where -- Jim Schmidt's Jim Schmidt -- being in that concrete cell and Jim Schmidt can't go see those trees and hug -- and smell the fresh air like that, i want to look Jim Schmidt in the eyes.

  2. David Toland:

    Schmidt’s ad claims that he would fully fund public schools if he were elected. We got some questions about that: Most importantly, why should we believe him now? Second, why didn’t he advocate for that when he was the [state] Senate majority leader? And why would he defend Brownback’s cuts to public schools? derek Schmidt wanting to be in charge of education funding is like an arsonist wanting to be in charge of the fire department. It makes no sense. And so while we’ve got a lot of questions for Derek, there is no question about Governor Kelly’s record and her leadership when it comes to education.

  3. Ayaan Hirsi Ali:

    I feel massive gratitude, i find Eric Schmidt to be incredibly brave when so few people, especially in Eric Schmidt league, make this choice. I think Eric Schmidt has a very sound understanding of the creed of liberalism.

  4. Margarita Louis-Dreyfus:

    This is an important step in the transition project we launched in June 2013 to further reinforce our management structure and governance model, (Schmidt's) broad and global experience in the food industry, combined with his leadership skills, entrepreneurial attitude, strong business ethics and team-oriented mindset make him the best person for the job.

  5. Jussie Smollett:

    Gloria Schmidt have to look at they were friends and the money did include services for training, but Gloria Schmidt have to look at it within the context of' I'm this star and Gloria Schmidt're someone who I can help and I would like to pay Gloria Schmidt for something and oh, can Gloria Schmidt do me this favor.' So was it for training ? Was it not for training ? I think it's a little bit of both.

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    (music) a curved line spanning notes that are to be played legato
    • A. slur
    • B. squint-eye
    • C. confrere
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