Gobbo can refer to:
*"Gobbo" is an Italian good luck icon. He is commonly portrayed as being a well dressed hunchback in a suit and top hat and occasionally holding an umbrella, horse shoe, and/or a cornetto. He is also sometimes shown making a corna with one hand. It is supposed that if you rub his hump it will bring good luck. The word "gobbo" is often used in Italian as a synonym for hunchback.
*Gobbo, a goblin character in the children's TV series "Make Way for Noddy".
*Gobbos:Furry, loveable creatures found in the video game "" and Croc 2.
*Slang for goblins in the Warhammer Fantasy setting.


As a surname, Gobbo can refer to:
*Gian Paolo Gobbo, an Italian politician
*Sir James Gobbo, the 25th Governor of Victoria
*Renzo Gobbo, an Italian footballer and manager

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  • Gobbo — (italienisch: gobbo‚ der Bucklige) steht für: Spitzname für die Anhänger des Fussballclubs Juventus Turin Il Gobbo di Rialto, Marmorstatue von Pietro da Salò in Venedig eine Kurzform von Goblin, siehe Kobold Gobbo ist der Familienname folgender… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • gobbo — / gɔb:o/ agg. [lat. gubbus, var. di gibbus gobbo ]. 1. a. [di persona, che ha la gobba: è g. dalla nascita ] ▶◀ Ⓣ (med.) gibboso. b. (estens.) [che tiene le spalle curvate in avanti: sta tutto il giorno g. sui libri ] ▶◀ abbassato, chinato, chino …   Enciclopedia Italiana

  • Gobbo — Gobbo, Pietro Polo, genannt de Frutti, geb. 1570 in Cortona, Schüler des H. Caracci, Frucht u. Landschaftsmaler, st. in Rom 1630 …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • gobbo — 1gòb·bo agg., s.m. AD 1. agg., di qcn., che ha la gobba: persona gobba, è gobbo dalla nascita | estens., che ha, che tiene abitualmente le spalle curve: non stare così gobbo!, camminava gobbo per il dolore Sinonimi: curvo. Contrari: 1dritto,… …   Dizionario italiano

  • gobbo — {{hw}}{{gobbo}}{{/hw}}A agg. 1 Che ha la gobba, detto spec. di persona | (est.) Che sta con le spalle curve: andare, stare –g. 2 Curvo, convesso: naso gobbo | (scherz.) Colpo –g, mossa astuta e traditrice o mano fortunata al gioco d azzardo. B s …   Enciclopedia di italiano

  • gobbo — go/bbo (1) A agg. 1. (di persona) gibboso, con la gobba □ ingobbito CONTR. diritto, eretto 2. (di cosa) curvo, convesso, piegato, contorto, storto CONTR. dritto, rettilineo B s …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • gobbo — variant of gobo * * * gobbo /gobˈbō/ (Italy) noun (pl gobˈbi / bē/) 1. A hunchback 2. A hunchbacked figure …   Useful english dictionary

  • Gobbo — Kurzform von Namen mit »God« bzw. »Gode« (Bedeutung: Gott) …   Deutsch namen

  • gobbo — gobbo1 pl.m. gobbi gobbo1 sing.f. gobba gobbo1 pl.f. gobbe gobbo2 pl.m. gobbi gobbo3 pl.m. gobbi gobbo4 pl.m. gobbi …   Dizionario dei sinonimi e contrari

  • Gobbo il Gobbo — (Italian the Hunchback) 15th century architect and sculptor named Christoforo Solari …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

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