PRONUNCIATION: (land ov nod)

MEANING: noun: Sleep.

ETYMOLOGY: From a punning reference to the land of Nod in the Bible. Earliest documented use: 1738.

BAND OF NOD - plays nothing but lullabies

LAND IF NOD - stay up in the air until I say so!

LANE OF NOD - the pavement drone induces Highway Hypnosis

LAND OF NED - the Devil's country