Surname SCHMIDT

SOURCE: Occupation
USAGE: German
PRONOUNCED: SHMIT   [details]

Meaning & History

Occupational name derived from Middle High German smit "smith, metalworker", a cognate of SMITH.

Related Names

VARIANTS: Schmid, Schmitt, Schmitz
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Smeets, Smets, Smit, Smits (Dutch), Smith, Smythe (English)