GNOME


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Financial, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to GNOME: KDE, Xfce
AcronymDefinition
GNOMEGNU Network Object Model Environment
GNOMEGeneral NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) Oil Modeling Environment
GNOMEGuarding Naturally Over Mother Earth
GNOMEGlobal Network Of Modding Extremists
GNOMEGIS Neutral Object Manipulation Engine (CAD/CAM program developed by Analytical Survey, Inc.)
References in classic literature ?
Do you think,' the Prince Gnome was saying, 'do you think that I would not break my chains if I could?
It may be imagined that after listening to these words the Invisible Prince followed Prince Gnome like his shadow, and after walking some time they arrived at the Golden Fountain.
What is the use,' replied the other, 'of being Prince of the Gnomes, and having a mother who is queen over all the four elements, if I cannot win the love of the Princess Argentine?
Now the Prince of the Golden Isle was enchanted with this conversation, for the Princess Argentine was his sister, and he hoped, by means of her influence over the Prince of the Gnomes, to obtain from his brother the release of Rosalie.
We, too, were Fire-Men, we thought, as we danced there, white gnomes in the conflagration.
Strikes me you're a bit of star-dust yourself, flung into a world of cowled gnomes who cannot see," was his comment at the end of it.
Bjorsen, who died in 1765, says gnomes were common enough
In it the poet invokes Athena to protect certain potters and their craft, if they will, according to promise, give him a reward for his song; if they prove false, malignant gnomes are invoked to wreck the kiln and hurt the potters.
The angels that inhabit this temple of the body appear at the windows, and the gnomes and vices also.
Officers swooped after Joe's neighbour - a former policeman - complained, saying the gnome was causing fear and alarm to his family.
The gnome, which is signed by all four members of the band, was used by pop artist Peter Blake in the photo shoot for the iconic 1967 album cover.
The niche products made in Montana include hand painted 3" tall solid plastic gnome figurines, paint your own gnome crafting kits and blank plaster gnomes sold in bulk.