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Metzudat Zion on Psalms 121:3:2: ינום . מלשון תנומה והוא שינה מועטת וקלה : My translation: The word יָנוּם comes from the (noun) תנומה meaning a light and "short" sleep. In other words, שנה is a longer sleep, like what you do at night. תנומה would be what some call a "twilight" sleep. Like the "sleep" you do at your work desk, sometimes. (Of course, ...

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