Smurf (disambiguation)

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A Smurf is a fictional, tiny, blue humanoid from The Smurfs, created by Belgian cartoonist Peyo in 1957.

Smurf, SMURF or smurfing may also refer to:

Arts, entertainment, and media[edit]

The Smurfs franchise[edit]

Other uses in arts, entertainment, and media[edit]

  • Janine "Smurf" Cody, a fictional character played by Jacki Weaver in the 2010 Australian film Animal Kingdom and by Ellen Barkin in the USA TV series
  • Smurfing or twinking, in video gaming, the act of a high-skilled gamer playing within a lower-level character or competitive bracket
  • The Smurf (dance), a 1980s dance fad
  • "The Smurf", a single by Tyrone Brunson

Science and technology[edit]

  • Smurf attack, a type of denial of service (DoS) attack on computer networks
  • SMURF1, an enzyme that in humans is encoded by the SMURF1 gene
  • SMURF2, an enzyme that in humans is encoded by the SMURF2 gene
  • SMURFs, smartphone spyware by GCHQ and the NSA in their WARRIOR PRIDE kit
  • Stepped-frequency microwave radiometer, a microwave radiometer known as "smurf" from its abbreviation SFMR

Other uses [edit]