What does Smyth mean?
Smyth [smyth] as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and Smyth means "blacksmith". Smyth is an alternate form, with the suffix -yth, of Smith (Old English): occupational name.
Smyth has 1 variant: Smythe.
Smyth has 2 more different relations via Smith: Smitty and Smythson.Kreatif forms:
(male) Samyth, Styth, ..
(female) Smysh, Smyta, ..
How popular is Smyth?
Smyth is an unusual first name for men but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#3522 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Shown below is a study of the ranking of Smyth and related names. The only prominent varying form of Smyth (outside Top 2000) is Smith (#1194 from current records). Other variants, like Smythson, are seldom used. Adoption of this relation of Smyth was at its most widespread a century ago and has become significantly reduced since. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
A recommended name is Seth▼. This name tends to be more frequently used than Smyth.See names in meaning and etymology.