What does Smitty mean?
Smitty [smit-ty] as a boys' name has its root in Old English, and Smitty means "blacksmith". Smitty is an alternate form of Smith (Old English): occupational name.
(male) Smitro, Spity, ..
(female) Smitly, Smitma, .. Middle name pairings:
Smitty Emanuel (S.E.), ..
How popular is Smitty?
Smitty is a rare first name for males but a somewhat popular surname for all people (#80502 out of 150436, Top 54%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Smith (#1194 the previous year) is the only prominent alternative form of Smitty (outside Top 2000). This relation of Smitty was favored as a birth name in the 1880s (#420) and is now significantly less common. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Amitay, Beatty, Cristy, Dmitry, Matty, Natty, Patty, Saint, Scott▼, Scotto, Scotty▼, Signy, Sixto, Smedly (see Smedley), Smokey and Smoky. These names tend to be more frequently used than Smitty.See names in meaning and etymology.