See also: Smitt

English edit

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Etymology edit

Compare German Schmitz (a stain), schmitzen (to besmear). See smite (transitive verb).

Noun edit

smitt

  1. (UK) Fine clay or ochre made up into balls, used for marking sheep.
    • 1729, John Woodward, An Attempt Towards a Natural History of the Fossils of England:
      This is the finest of the Clayey-Ore : and, thus made up into Balls, they use this also for marking of Sheep, and call it Smitt.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for “smitt”, in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, Springfield, Mass.: G. & C. Merriam, 1913, →OCLC.)

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Cimbrian edit

Alternative forms edit

  • smit (Tredici Comuni, Sette Comuni)

Etymology edit

From Old High German smid, from Proto-Germanic *smiþaz. Cognate with German Schmied, Dutch smid, English smith.

Noun edit

smitt m

  1. (Luserna) smith

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Norwegian Bokmål edit

Verb edit

smitt

  1. imperative of smitte

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Adjective edit

smitt

  1. indefinite neuter singular of smidd

Verb edit

smitt

  1. supine of smida