"Gnomes" is the seventeenth episode of the second season of the animated television series South Park, and the 30th episode of the series overall. "Gnomes" originally aired in the United States on December 16, 1998 on Comedy Central. This episode marks the first appearance of Tweek and his parents.
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
a set of imaginary beings misshapen in form and of diminutive size, viewed as inhabiting the interior of the earth and presiding over its secret treasures.
(Gno′mes), a name given by Plato to the invisible deities who were supposed to inhabit the earth.
The numerical value of gnomes in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of gnomes in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1