This page includes variants Nasmith, Nasmyth, and Naysmith.
Naismith may refer to:
- Naismith's Rule, used in hiking
- Nasmyth (crater)
- Nasmyth telescope
- Primary enamel cuticle, also known as Nasmyth's membrane
- Nasmyth, Gaskell and Company (1836–1850), later James Nasmyth and Company (1850–1857), Patricroft Ironworks (1857–1867), Nasmyth, Wilson and Company (1867–1940).
This page or section lists people with the surname Naismith. If an internal link intending to refer to a specific person led you to this page, you may wish to change that link by adding the person's given name(s) to the link.
Naismith (Nasmith, Nasmyth, Naysmith) is a surname, and may refer to:
- Ian Naismith, guitarist and musician
- James Naismith (1861–1939), inventor of basketball
- Jon Naismith
- Laurence Naismith (1908–1992), British actor
- Steven Naismith, Scottish footballer
- William W. Naismith, Scottish mountaineer
- Alexander Nasmyth (1758–1840), a Scottish painter
- Patrick Nasmyth (1787–1831), a Scottish painter
- James Nasmyth (1808–1890), inventor of the steam hammer and the Nasmyth focus for reflecting telescopes
- Kim Nasmyth (born 1952), a biochemistry professor
- Nesmith (disambiguation)
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