Origin of psalmist
Examples from the Web for psalmist
The Psalmist says distinctly that God has commanded his angels to guide us in all our ways.The Phantom World
Let us imitate the psalmist: "We will meditate also of all thy work, and talk of thy doings."
Only to-day the words of the Psalmist were revealed to me. 'Legends of the Rhine
So the psalmist says, “The righteous shall not lack anything that is good.”The Way of All Flesh
Yea, the Psalmist crieth, ‘Numquid adhaeret Tibi sedes iniquitatis?’In Convent Walls
Emily Sarah Holt
- the composer of a psalm or psalms, esp (when capital and preceded by the) David, traditionally regarded as the author of The Book of Psalms
Word Origin and History for psalmist
late 15c. (replacing psalmistre, late 14c.), from Middle French psalmiste and directly from Church Latin psalmista, from Ecclesiastical Greek psalmistes, from psalmizein "to sing psalms," from psalmos (see psalm).