psalmist
noun Date: 15th century a writer or composer of especially biblical psalms

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  • psalmist — PSALMÍST, psalmişti, s.m. 1. Autor sau cântăreţ de psalmi. 2. (art.) Nume dat regelui evreu David, considerat autorul psalmilor biblici. – Din fr. psalmiste, lat. psalmista. Trimis de oprocopiuc, 24.04.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  PSALMÍST s. (bis.)… …   Dicționar Român

  • psalmist — psàlmist (psalmȉst) m DEFINICIJA 1. pisac ili kompozitor psalama 2. bibl. David ili pisac ijednog drugoga biblijskog psalma ETIMOLOGIJA vidi psalam …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • psalmist — [säm′ist] n. a composer of psalms the Psalmist King David, to whom all or certain of the Psalms are variously attributed …   English World dictionary

  • Psalmist — Psalm ist, n. [L. psalmista, Gr. ?: cf. F. psalmiste. See {Psalm}.] 1. A writer or composer of sacred songs; a title particularly applied to David and the other authors of the Scriptural psalms. [1913 Webster] 2. (R. C. Ch.) A clerk, precentor,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Psalmist — Psalmist, 1) der Sänger eines Psalmen, bes. David; 2) bildlich der Dichter jedes geistlichen Liedes …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Psalmist — (kirchenlat.), soviel wie Psalmendichter, insbesondere David …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • psalmist — UK [ˈsɑːmɪst] / US [ˈsɑmɪst] noun [countable] Word forms psalmist : singular psalmist plural psalmists someone who writes psalms …   English dictionary

  • psalmist — /sah mist/, n. 1. an author of psalms. 2. the Psalmist, David, the traditional author of the Psalms. [1475 85; < LL psalmista. See PSALM, IST] * * * …   Universalium

  • psalmist — psalm•ist [[t]ˈsɑ mɪst[/t]] n. 1) bib an author of psalms 2) bib the Psalmist, David, the traditional author of the Psalms • Etymology: 1475–85; < LL psalmista …   From formal English to slang

  • psalmíst — a m (ȋ) pesnik psalmov: psalmist opeva lepoto mirnega življenja …   Slovar slovenskega knjižnega jezika

  • psalmist — psalm ► NOUN ▪ a religious song or hymn, in particular any of those contained in the biblical Book of Psalms. DERIVATIVES psalmist noun. ORIGIN Greek psalmos song sung to harp music …   English terms dictionary

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