Word of the Day
- An utterance used in lulling to sleep.
- A lullaby.
- A song containing this word.
'Balow' may be an alteration 'Bas le loup!,' (down! there the wolf), from an old French lullaby. However, the OED says this is only conjecture.
Quote of the DayHow to be green? Many people have asked us this important question. It's really very simple and requires no expert knowledge or complex skills. Here's the answer. Consume less. Share more. Enjoy life.
- Penny Kemp (b. 1951) and Derek Wall (b. 1965), British ecologists.