- the act, practice, or art of singing psalms
- psalms collectively
- the arrangement of psalms for singing
Origin of psalmodyMiddle English psalmodye ; from Ecclesiastical Late Latin psalmodia ; from Classical Greek psalm?dia ; from psalmos (see psalm) + ?id?, song (see ode)
- The act or practice of singing psalms in divine worship.
- The composition or arranging of psalms for singing.
- A collection of psalms.
Origin of psalmodyMiddle English psalmodie, from Late Latin psalmōdia, from Greek psalmōidiā, singing to the harp : psalmos, psalm; see Psalm + ōidē, aoidē, song; see ode.
(countable and uncountable, plural psalmodies)