Woolly or villous surface of felt, cloth, plants, etc.; an external covering of down, of short fine hairs or fibers forming part of the substance of anything, and lying smoothly in one direction; the pile; -- as, the nap of cotton flannel or of broadcloth.
The loops which are cut to make the pile, in velvet.
Think what a better world it would be if we all, the whole world, had cookies and milk about three o'clock every afternoon and then lay down on our blankets for a nap. Barbara Jordan
I usually take a two-hour nap from one to four. Yogi Berra
Laziness works. And the simple way to incorporate its health benefits into your life is simply to take a nap. Tom Hodgkinson
I don't feel old. I don't feel anything till noon. That's when it's time for my nap. Bob Hope
Since I am from Spain, once the morning has gone, I like to take a nap while falling asleep to black and white movies. It feels less lonely. There is a comfort in hearing their voices, like when you're a child and your mother tells you a story before bedtime. Jordi Molla
nap in Dutch is druilen, sluimeren, dutten
nap in German is schlummern, Noppe
nap in Italian is pisolino
nap in Latin is dormio
nap in Portuguese is sesta
nap in Spanish is siesta
nap in Swedish is stalltips, lur, tupplur