What does Smith mean?
Smith [smith] as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Smith is "blacksmith". Occupational name. and surname. Economist Adam Smith; Mormon leader Joseph Smith; Smithsonian founder James Smithson.
(male) Simith, Smiti, ..
(female) Smisa, Smita, .. Middle name pairings:
Smith Shiloh (S.S.), ..
How popular is Smith?
Smith is an uncommonly occurring first name for men but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#1 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Smith entered the list in 1880-1889 and reached its peak rank of #420 in the U.S. then, and is currently at #1194. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Keith▼, Leith and Seth▼. These names tend to be more frequently used than Smith.See names in meaning and etymology.