Smith


Smith

Smith may refer to:
*Smith (metalwork), a person involved in the shaping of metal objects
*Smith (surname), an English name
**People with the surname Smith
*"Smith" (TV series) (2006), an American television series
*Smith (band), a 1960s American rock band
*Smith grind, a skateboarding trick
*Smith (lunar crater), a lunar impact crater on the far side of the moon, named after American astronaut Mike Smith
*Smith (gotra), a Jat clan, part of the Jat clan system in India
*Smith antigen, target for antibodies produced in a subset of cases of systemic lupus erythematosus, named after Stephanie Smith, first documented patient to exhibit such autoimmunity
*Smith machine, weight training equipment

Places

*Fort Smith, several places (cities and military fortifications)
*Smith Island, Nunavut
*Smith Islands National Park in Queensland, Australia
*Mount Smith, a mountain in Antarctica
*Mount Smith (New Zealand), a mountain in Canterbury, New Zealand
*Smith Volcano, in the Philippines
*Smith, Buenos Aires, a settlement in Carlos Casares Partido, Argentina
*Smith (Martian crater), a crater on Mars
*Smith River, several rivers and communities in Canada and the United States

In the United States

*Smith County, several counties
*Smith, Indiana, unincorporated town
*Smith Center, Kansas
*Smith Island, Maryland
*Smith Mills, Massachusetts
*Smith Township, Pennsylvania
*Smith Valley, Nevada
*Smith Village, Oklahoma

Organizations

*Smith Automobile Company, an early automobile manufacturer in Topeka, Kansas
*The Smith Family, an Australian charity for disadvantaged children
*Smith International, a Fortune 500 company making various products for the oil industry
*Smith College, a women's liberal arts college in Massachusetts, USA
*The Smith's Snackfood Company
*Smith Museum of Stained Glass Windows, an exhibition at Chicago's Navy Pier
*Smith & Wesson, a firearms manufacturer
*W H Smith, a "high-street chic" bookshop chain in the UK
*Smith Electric Vehicles.

Fiction

*Agent Smith, a fictional antagonist from "The Matrix" series of films
*"Smith of Wootton Major", a short story by J. R. R. Tolkien
*"Smith & Smith", a Canadian TV series
*"Smith" (Warwick Deeping), a 1932 novel by Warwick Deeping
*"Smith" (Leon Garfield), a 1967 novel by Leon Garfield
*John "Hannibal" Smith, a fictional character in the 1980s action/adventure television series The A-Team

ee also

*Psmith (the 'P' is silent), a character created by P. G. Wodehouse
*Smiths (disambiguation)
*Smithfield (disambiguation)
*Smithland (disambiguation)
*Smithville (disambiguation)
*Smyth (surname page)


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  • smith — /smith/, n. 1. a worker in metal. 2. a blacksmith. v.t. 3. to forge on an anvil; form by heating and pounding: to smith armor. [bef. 900; (n.) ME, OE; c. G Schmied, ON smithr, Goth smitha; (v.) ME smithen, OE smithian; c. ON smitha, Goth… …   Universalium

  • Smith — /smith/, n. 1. Adam, 1723 90, Scottish economist. 2. Alfred E(manuel), 1873 1944, U.S. political leader. 3. Bessie, 1894? 1937, U.S. singer. 4. Charles Henry ( Bill Arp ), 1826 1903, U.S. humorist. 5 …   Universalium

  • Smith — Smith, Adam Smith, George Smith, Hamilton O. Smith, Ian Douglas Smith, John Smith, Joseph Smith, Theobald Smith, William * * * (as used in expressions) Abigail Smi …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Smith — bezeichnet: Smith (Familienname), den häufigsten Familiennamen im englischsprachigen Raum die Filme Mr. und Mrs. Smith (1941) und Mr. Mrs. Smith (2005) (3351) Smith, den Asteroiden 3351 Smith (benannt nach dem Astronauten Michael John Smith)… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • SMITH (C. R.) — Cyrus Rowlett SMITH 1899 1990 Pionnier de l’aviation américaine, né le 9 septembre 1899 à Minerva, au Texas, et mort le 4 avril 1990 à Washington, Cyrus Rowlett Smith joua un rôle de premier plan dans le développement de la sécurité et du service …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • SMITH (I.) — SMITH IAN (1919 ) Premier ministre de Rhodésie à être né dans le pays, Ian Smith représente typiquement les petits colons ou fermiers rhodésiens. Né à Selukwe, petit centre minier et agricole, et fils d’anciens émigrés écossais, exploitants… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • SMITH (W. E.) — SMITH WILLIAM EUGENE (1918 1978) Gene Smith est la figure la plus légendaire du photojournalisme américain. Ses images et ses grands reportages unissent une forme expressive dramatique à une humanité extrême des thèmes, et ses méthodes de travail …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Smith — Smith, Adam (1723 90) a Scottish ↑economist who strongly believed in ↑free enterprise (=an economic system in which private businesses are free to make money, and there is not much government control) .He developed his ideas in his book The… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • SMITH (A.) — Adam Smith, «le père de l’économie politique»: qualification bien connue et qui, sous une forme concise, a le mérite de bien exprimer ce que cette discipline lui a dû à ses véritables débuts, c’est à dire dans le dernier tiers du XVIIIe siècle,… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • SMITH (D.) — SMITH DAVID (1906 1965) La place du sculpteur David Smith, dans l’histoire de l’art américain de ce siècle, ne peut se comparer qu’à celle de l’architecte Frank Lloyd Wright ou à celle du peintre Jackson Pollock. Comme eux, il libéra l’art de son …   Encyclopédie Universelle