- 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 psalm&omacron;dia, from Greek psalm&omacron;idi&amacron;, singing to the harp : psalmos, psalm; see psalm + &omacron;id&emacron;, aoid&emacron;, song; see ode.
(countable and uncountable, plural psalmodies)