5568: ψαλμός

Noun, Masculine


Dodson dictionary

G5568 ψαλμός, οῦ, ὁ

Transliteration: psalmós

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Masculine

Definition: a psalm, song of praise, the Hebrew book of Psalms.

From: Public Domain Greek-English lexicon by John Jeffrey Dodson (2010)

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G5568 ψαλμός

Transliteration: psalmós

Derivation: from G5567;

Definition: a set piece of music, i.e. a sacred ode (accompanied with the voice, harp or other instrument; a "psalm"); collectively, the book of the Psalms

From: Strong's Greek Dictionary by James Strong (1890)

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

ψαλμός

G5568 

Occurrences in the NT: 7

ψαλμός, -οῦ, ὁ
(< ψάλλω), [in LXX chiefly for מִזְמוֹר ;]
1. a striking, twitching with the fingers (Eur., al.), hence, a striking of musical strings (Æsch., al.), and hence in later writers,
2. a sacred song sung to musical accompaniment, a psalm (LXX): I Co 14:26, Eph 5:19, Col 3:16; of OT psalms, Lk 24:44, Ac 13:33; βίβλος ψαλμῶν, Lk 20:42, Ac 1:20.†
SYN.: v.s. ὕμνος

From: Abbott-Smith, George, "A Manual Greek-English Lexicon of the Greek New Testament", 1922. Public Domain.

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Occurrences in the Greek New Testament

Text: Nestle's 1904 edition