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gnome

Pronunciation: /nəʊm/

Translation of gnome in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • [Mythol] gnomo (masculine) the gnomes of Zurich [colloquial/familiar] los banqueros suizos
    Example sentences
    • Elves and men and gnomes and goblins alike looked about in fear and confusion.
    • You do not have to discourse with fairies or elves, gnomes or trolls.
    • Before our modern era most people who had encounters knew that what they were dealing with were daemons, dragons, gnomes, fairies and trolls.

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