Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from 5567

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 8:489

KJV Translation Count — 7x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: psalm (5), Psalm (2)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. a striking, twanging
a. of a striking the chords of a musical instrument
b. of a pious song, a psalm
For Synonyms see entry 5876

Strong's Definitions

psal-mos'; from (5567) (ψάλλω); a set piece of music, i.e. a sacred ode (accompanied with the voice, harp or other instrument; a "psalm"); collective the book of the Psalms: — psalm. Compare (5603) (ᾠδή).

Concordance Results Using KJV

And David himself saith in the book of G5568s, The LORD said unto my Lord, Sit thou on my right hand,


And he said unto them, These are the words which I spake unto you, while I was yet with you, that all things must be fulfilled, which were written in the law of Moses, and in the prophets, and in the G5568s, concerning me.


For it is written in the book of G5568s, Let his habitation be desolate, and let no man dwell therein: and his bishoprick let another take.


God hath fulfilled the same unto us their children, in that he hath raised up Jesus again; as it is also written in the second G5568, Thou art my Son, this day have I begotten thee.


How is it then, brethren? when ye come together, every one of you hath a G5568, hath a doctrine, hath a tongue, hath a revelation, hath an interpretation. Let all things be done unto edifying.


Speaking to yourselves in G5568s and hymns and spiritual songs, singing and making melody in your heart to the Lord;


Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly in all wisdom; teaching and admonishing one another in G5568s and hymns and spiritual songs, singing with grace in your hearts to the Lord.