Gnome Jokes for WoW

Gnomes are a big part of World of Warcraft (WoW) so we have put together some of the best gnome WoW jokes from around the internet below: Gnome Female “I apologize profusely for any inconvenience my murderous rampage may have caused.””I’ve...

Gnome Valentines Day Sayings & Puns

These days, gnomes are often associated with Valentine’s Day especially when it comes to puns so we have listed the best ones that you can find below: To gnome you is to love youChillin with my gnomiesThere’s gnomebody like you valentineI will be your...

Why do we Have Gonks at Christmas?

The tradition of Gonks everywhere! These little creatures make a comeback at winter time, when they’re thought to bring good luck and protect your home from all sorts solstices. The gnome-like figurines have their faces covered by large hats with fluffy beards (you...

What’s a Gonk Toy (1960s & 1970s)?

The gonk toy is different from the gnome-style gonk and is a novelty toy that was invented in the 1960s by Robert Benson and has a furry texture, small, spherical body and googly eyes placed just above halfway up its body. They would often be dressed in themed outfits...

When did Gonks come out?

The first mention of a gonk dates back to the 1600s in Norway, and possibly even earlier than that. A well-known motifs of Nordic folklore the gonks part protector/elf on shelf who watched over homes from evil while also being mischievous...

Are Gonks Scandinavian?

Yes. The first mention of a gonk dates back to 1600 in Norway, and possibly even earlier than that. A well-known motifs of Nordic folklore the gonks part protector/elf on shelf who watched over homes from evil while also being mischievous themselves but had...

Are Gonks just for Xmas?

The adorable little creatures are popping up all over! You’ll find them in bedding, tree decorations and more. They’re not just for Christmas; these gnomes have their roots steeped deep into Scandinavian mythology where they first appeared as neutral...

Why are Nisse Called Gonks?

Gonks are said to protect homes throughout the Winter solstice and festive season. Called Tomte in Swedish, Nisse in Norway and Denmark and Tonttu in Finnish, these creatures have short squat bodies with pointy hats that cover their eyes, together with cute bulbous...

What country are Gonks from?

The first mention of a gonk dates back to the 1600s in Norway, and possibly even earlier than that. A well-known motifs of Nordic folklore the gonks part protector/elf on shelf who watched over homes from evil while also being mischievous themselves but often had a...