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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (10)

1. Rhodesian statesman who declared independence of Zimbabwe from Great Britain (born in 1919);
[syn: Smith, Ian Smith, Ian Douglas Smith]

2. United States sculptor (1906-1965);
[syn: Smith, David Smith, David Roland Smith]

3. United States singer noted for her rendition of patriotic songs (1909-1986);
[syn: Smith, Kate Smith, Kathryn Elizabeth Smith]

4. United States suffragist who refused to pay taxes until she could vote (1792-1886);
[syn: Smith, Julia Evelina Smith]

5. United States blues singer (1894-1937);
[syn: Smith, Bessie Smith]

6. religious leader who founded the Mormon Church in 1830 (1805-1844);
[syn: Smith, Joseph Smith]

7. English explorer who helped found the colony at Jamestown, Virginia; was said to have been saved by Pocahontas (1580-1631);
[syn: Smith, John Smith, Captain John Smith]

8. Scottish economist who advocated private enterprise and free trade (1723-1790);
[syn: Smith, Adam Smith]

9. someone who works at something specified;

10. someone who works metal (especially by hammering it when it is hot and malleable);
[syn: smith, metalworker]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Smith \Smith\ (sm[i^]th), n. [AS. smi[eth]; akin to D. smid, G. schmied, OHG. smid, Icel. smi[eth]r, Dan. & Sw. smed, Goth. smi[thorn]a (in comp.); cf. Gr. smi`lh a sort of knife, sminy`h a hoe, mattock.] 1. One who forges with the hammer; one who works in metals; as, a blacksmith, goldsmith, silversmith, and the like. --Piers Plowman. [1913 Webster] Nor yet the smith hath learned to form a sword. --Tate. [1913 Webster] 2. One who makes or effects anything. [R.] --Dryden. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Smith \Smith\, v. t. [AS. smi[eth]ian. See Smith, n.] To beat into shape; to forge. [Obs.] --Chaucer. [1913 Webster] What smith that any [weapon] smitheth. --Piers Plowman. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

Smith n 1: Rhodesian statesman who declared independence of Zimbabwe from Great Britain (born in 1919) [syn: Smith, Ian Smith, Ian Douglas Smith] 2: United States sculptor (1906-1965) [syn: Smith, David Smith, David Roland Smith] 3: United States singer noted for her rendition of patriotic songs (1909-1986) [syn: Smith, Kate Smith, Kathryn Elizabeth Smith] 4: United States suffragist who refused to pay taxes until she could vote (1792-1886) [syn: Smith, Julia Evelina Smith] 5: United States blues singer (1894-1937) [syn: Smith, Bessie Smith] 6: religious leader who founded the Mormon Church in 1830 (1805-1844) [syn: Smith, Joseph Smith] 7: English explorer who helped found the colony at Jamestown, Virginia; was said to have been saved by Pocahontas (1580-1631) [syn: Smith, John Smith, Captain John Smith] 8: Scottish economist who advocated private enterprise and free trade (1723-1790) [syn: Smith, Adam Smith] 9: someone who works at something specified 10: someone who works metal (especially by hammering it when it is hot and malleable) [syn: smith, metalworker]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

76 Moby Thesaurus words for "smith": Hephaestus, Vulcan, Wayland, ancestors, anglesmith, apprentice, architect, artificer, artist, author, begetter, beginner, blacksmith, bladesmith, brightsmith, bronzesmith, builder, conceiver, constructor, coppersmith, craftsman, creator, designer, deviser, discoverer, effector, engenderer, engineer, executor, executrix, farrier, father, forger, founder, generator, goldsmith, grower, housesmith, inaugurator, industrialist, initiator, instigator, institutor, introducer, inventor, ironsmith, jawsmith, jokesmith, journeyman, keysmith, locksmith, maker, manufacturer, master, master craftsman, metalworker, mother, organizer, originator, past master, planner, precursor, prime mover, producer, raiser, realizer, runesmith, shaper, silversmith, sire, toolsmith, versesmith, wagonsmith, whitesmith, wordsmith, wright
Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary:

Smith The Hebrews were not permitted by the Philistines in the days of Samuel to have a smith amongst them, lest they should make them swords and spears (1 Sam. 13:19). Thus the Philistines sought to make their conquest permanent (comp. 2 Kings 24:16).
U.S. Gazetteer Counties (2000):

Smith -- U.S. County in Kansas Population (2000): 4536 Housing Units (2000): 2326 Land area (2000): 895.430882 sq. miles (2319.155240 sq. km) Water area (2000): 1.096078 sq. miles (2.838829 sq. km) Total area (2000): 896.526960 sq. miles (2321.994069 sq. km) Located within: Kansas (KS), FIPS 20 Location: 39.763375 N, 98.795409 W Headwords: Smith Smith, KS Smith County Smith County, KS
U.S. Gazetteer Counties (2000):

Smith -- U.S. County in Mississippi Population (2000): 16182 Housing Units (2000): 7005 Land area (2000): 635.887128 sq. miles (1646.940031 sq. km) Water area (2000): 1.379128 sq. miles (3.571926 sq. km) Total area (2000): 637.266256 sq. miles (1650.511957 sq. km) Located within: Mississippi (MS), FIPS 28 Location: 31.985054 N, 89.518021 W Headwords: Smith Smith, MS Smith County Smith County, MS
U.S. Gazetteer Counties (2000):

Smith -- U.S. County in Tennessee Population (2000): 17712 Housing Units (2000): 7665 Land area (2000): 314.414221 sq. miles (814.329060 sq. km) Water area (2000): 10.936299 sq. miles (28.324883 sq. km) Total area (2000): 325.350520 sq. miles (842.653943 sq. km) Located within: Tennessee (TN), FIPS 47 Location: 36.242096 N, 85.961527 W Headwords: Smith Smith, TN Smith County Smith County, TN
U.S. Gazetteer Counties (2000):

Smith -- U.S. County in Texas Population (2000): 174706 Housing Units (2000): 71701 Land area (2000): 928.383237 sq. miles (2404.501444 sq. km) Water area (2000): 21.064382 sq. miles (54.556496 sq. km) Total area (2000): 949.447619 sq. miles (2459.057940 sq. km) Located within: Texas (TX), FIPS 48 Location: 32.334795 N, 95.297019 W Headwords: Smith Smith, TX Smith County Smith County, TX