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psalmmore about psalm


  3  definitions  found 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Psalm  \Psalm\,  v.  t. 
  To  extol  in  psalms;  to  sing;  as  psalming  his  praises. 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Psalm  \Psalm\,  n.  [OE.  psalm,  salm,  AS  sealm,  L.  psalmus, 
  psalma,  fr  Gr  ?,  ?,  fr  ?  to  pull  twitch,  to  play  upon  a 
  stringed  instrument,  to  sing  to  the  harp:  cf  OF  psalme, 
  salme,  F.  psaume.] 
  1.  A  sacred  song;  a  poetical  composition  for  use  in  the 
  praise  or  worship  of  God. 
  Humus  devout  and  holy  psalms  Singing  everlastingly. 
  2.  Especially,  one  of  the  hymns  by  David  and  others 
  collected  into  one  book  of  the  Old  Testament,  or  a  modern 
  metrical  version  of  such  a  hymn  for  public  worship. 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
  n  1:  one  of  the  150  lyrical  poems  and  prayers  that  comprise  the 
  Book  of  Psalms  in  the  Old  Testament;  said  to  have  been 
  written  by  David  [syn:  {Psalm}] 
  2:  any  sacred  song  used  to  praise  the  Deity 

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