Definition of Gnome. Meaning of Gnome. Synonyms of Gnome

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Gnome. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Gnome and, of course, Gnome synonyms and on the right images related to the word Gnome.

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

- GNOME (/(ɡ)noʊm/) is a free and open-source desktop environment for Unix-like operating systems. GNOME was originally an acronym for GNU Network Object...
- A gnome /noʊm/ is a diminutive spirit in Renaissance magic and alchemy, first introduced by Paracelsus in the 16th century and later adopted by more recent...
- browser of GNOME; forked from Galeon in 2002, it has since been developed as part of the GNOME Core Applications. GNOME Web as a component of GNOME Core Applications...
- windows and is also a widget engine. GNOME S**** replaced GNOME Panel and some ancillary components of GNOME 2. GNOME S**** is written in C and JavaScript...
- Garden gnomes (German: Gartenzwerge, lit. 'garden dwarfs') are lawn ornament figurines of small humanoid creatures known as gnomes. Traditionally, the...
- personal information manager for GNOME. It has been an official part of GNOME since Evolution 2.0 was included with the GNOME 2.8 release in September 2004...
- A gnome is a diminutive spirit in Renaissance magic and alchemy. Gnome or GNOME may also refer to: The Noldor, one of the tribes of elves in J. R. R....
- GNOME Software is a utility for application and updates installation on Linux. It is the GNOME front-end to the PackageKit, in turn a front-end to several...
- GNOME Files, formerly and internally known as Nautilus, is the official file manager for the GNOME desktop. Nautilus was originally developed by Eazel...
- "The Gnome" is a song by the English rock band Pink Floyd. Written by Syd Barrett, it is the eighth song on their 1967 debut album, The Piper at the Gates...
Loading...