5568. psalmos
Strong's Concordance
psalmos: a striking (of musical strings), a psalm
Original Word: ψαλμός, οῦ, ὁ
Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine
Transliteration: psalmos
Phonetic Spelling: (psal-mos')
Definition: a striking (of musical strings), a psalm
Usage: a psalm, song of praise, the Hebrew book of Psalms.
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5568 psalmós – a psalm ("Scripture set to music"). Originally, a psalm (5568 /psalmós) was sung and accompanied by a plucked musical instrument (typically a harp), especially the OT Psalms.

[The Psalms of the OT were often sung and were accompanied by sophisticated musical arrangements.]

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from psalló
a striking (of musical strings), a psalm
NASB Translation
Psalm (1), psalm (1), Psalms (3), psalms (2).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 5568: ψαλμός

ψαλμός, ψαλμοῦ, (ψάλλω), a striking, twanging ((Euripides, others)); specifically, a striking the chords of a musical instrument ((Pindar, Aeschylus, others)); hence, a pious song, a psalm (the Sept. chiefly for מִזְמור), Ephesians 5:19; Colossians 3:16; the phrase ἔχειν ψαλμόν is used of one who has it in his heart to sing or recite a song of the sort, 1 Corinthians 14:26 (cf. Heinrici at the passage, and Lightfoot on Col. as above); one of the songs of the book of the O. T. which is entitled ψαλμοί, Acts 13:33; plural the (book of) Psalms Luke 24:44; βίβλος ψαλμῶν, Luke 20:42; Acts 1:20. (Synonym: see ὕμνος, at the end.)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

From psallo; a set piece of music, i.e. A sacred ode (accompanied with the voice, harp or other instrument; a "psalm"); collectively, the book of the Psalms -- psalm. Compare oide.

see GREEK psallo

see GREEK oide

Forms and Transliterations
Ψαλμοις ψαλμοίς Ψαλμοῖς ψαλμον ψαλμόν ψαλμὸν ψαλμος ψαλμός ψαλμού ψαλμω ψαλμώ ψαλμῷ Ψαλμων ψαλμών Ψαλμῶν ψαλτά ψαλτήρια ψαλτήριον ψαλτηρίου ψαλτηρίω ψαλτηρίων ψαλτωδείν ψαλτωδοί ψαλτωδός ψαλτωδούς ψαροί ψεκάδων ψελλία ψέλλια ψελλίζουσαι ψέλλιον ψελλίω psalmo psalmō psalmôi psalmō̂i Psalmois Psalmoîs psalmon psalmòn Psalmôn Psalmōn Psalmō̂n
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Englishman's Concordance
Luke 20:42 N-GMP
GRK: ἐν Βίβλῳ Ψαλμῶν Εἶπεν Κύριος
NAS: in the book of Psalms, THE LORD
KJV: in the book of Psalms, The LORD said
INT: in [the] book of Psalms said Lord

Luke 24:44 N-DMP
GRK: προφήταις καὶ Ψαλμοῖς περὶ ἐμοῦ
NAS: and the Prophets and the Psalms must
KJV: and [in] the psalms, concerning
INT: prophets and psalms concerning me

Acts 1:20 N-GMP
GRK: ἐν Βίβλῳ Ψαλμῶν Γενηθήτω ἡ
NAS: in the book of Psalms, LET HIS HOMESTEAD
KJV: in the book of Psalms, Let his
INT: in [the] book of Psalms Let become the

Acts 13:33 N-DMS
GRK: ἐν τῷ ψαλμῷ γέγραπται τῷ
NAS: in the second Psalm, YOU ARE MY SON;
KJV: in the second psalm, Thou art
INT: in the psalm it has been written

1 Corinthians 14:26 N-AMS
GRK: συνέρχησθε ἕκαστος ψαλμὸν ἔχει διδαχὴν
NAS: each one has a psalm, has a teaching,
KJV: of you hath a psalm, hath a doctrine,
INT: you might come together each a psalm has a teaching

Ephesians 5:19 N-DMP
GRK: ἑαυτοῖς ἐν ψαλμοῖς καὶ ὕμνοις
NAS: to one another in psalms and hymns
KJV: to yourselves in psalms and
INT: to each other in psalms and hymns

Colossians 3:16 N-DMP
GRK: νουθετοῦντες ἑαυτοὺς ψαλμοῖς ὕμνοις ᾠδαῖς
NAS: one another with psalms [and] hymns
KJV: one another in psalms and
INT: admonishing each other in psalms hymns songs

Strong's Greek 5568
7 Occurrences

ψαλμῷ — 1 Occ.
Ψαλμῶν — 2 Occ.
Ψαλμοῖς — 3 Occ.
ψαλμὸν — 1 Occ.

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