by Mari ingen Briain meic Donnchada (Kathleen M. O'Brien)
© 2002-2012 by Kathleen M. O'Brien. All rights reserved.
Version 1.3, updated 24 June 2012
The byname Smith also appears without a prepended element.
|[metal (or color of a metal)] + smith||[object] + smith|
Blacksmith (works in iron)|
Brownsmith (works in copper or brass)
Greensmith (works in lead or laten)
Rodesmith ('redsmith', works in gold?)
Whitesmith (works in tin)
Hudsmith (Bardsley p. 405 s.n. Hudsmith) (uncertain)
Medieval Scotland | Medieval Names Archive | A Survey of English Bynames
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