Definition of GNOME. Meaning of GNOME. Synonyms of GNOME

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Definition of GNOME

Gnome
Gnome Gnome, n. [F. gnome, prob. fr. Gr. gnw`mon one that knows, a guardian, i. e., of the treasures in the inner parts of the earth, or fr. ? intelligence, both fr. gnw^nai, gignw^skein, to know. See Know.] 1. An imaginary being, supposed by the Rosicrucians to inhabit the inner parts of the earth, and to be the guardian of mines, quarries, etc. 2. A dwarf; a goblin; a person of small stature or misshapen features, or of strange appearance. 3. (Zo["o]l.) A small owl (Glaucidium gnoma) of the Western United States. 4. [Gr. ?.] A brief reflection or maxim. --Peacham.

Meaning of GNOME from wikipedia

- A gnome (/noʊm/) is a mythological creature and diminutive spirit in Renaissance magic and alchemy, introduced by Paracelsus in the 16th century and widely...
- GNOME (/ɡəˈnoʊm, ˈnoʊm/), originally an acronym for GNU Network Object Model Environment, is a free and open-source desktop environment for Linux and...
- Garden gnomes (German: Gartenzwerge, lit. 'garden dwarfs') are lawn ornament figurines of small humanoid creatures based on the mythological creature and...
- takes place in a fictional gnome world from the perspective of a gnome. The song tells the tale of a scarlet tunic wearing gnome named Grimble Gromble. The...
- Look up Gnome, gnome, or GNOME in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. A gnome is a diminutive spirit in Renaissance magic and alchemy. Gnome or GNOME may also...
- The travelling gnome or roaming gnome is a garden gnome lawn ornament brought on a trip and photographed in front of famous landmarks. The practice is...
- GNOME Web, called Epiphany until 2012 and still known by that code name, is a free and open-source web browser based on the GTK port of Apple's WebKit...
- The World of David the Gnome, originally titled David, el Gnomo (also known as David, the Gnome), is a Spanish animated television series based on the...
- of GNOME 3, in which the conventional desktop metaphor of GNOME 2 was discarded in favor of GNOME S****. Following several attempts to extend GNOME 3 so...
- gnomes are one of the core races available for play as player characters. Some speculate that they are closely related to dwarves; however, gnomes are...