- 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)