Origin of hymnody
Related formshym·nod·i·cal [him-nod-i-kuh l] /hɪmˈnɒd ɪ kəl/, adjectivehym·no·dist, noun
Examples from the Web for hymnody
That collocation of languages gives the order in which the hymnody of the Church developed.Hymns of the Early Church|John Brownlie
The last of these three classes points us to the birth time of Christian hymnody.Music in the History of the Western Church|Edward Dickinson
It was he who, by his hymns, fixed the language forms that subsequently became the model for Swedish hymnody.The Story of Our Hymns|Ernest Edwin Ryden
After the conversion of Constantine, the progress of hymnody became closely connected with church controversies.
Traces of poetic improvisation, which is so closely allied to hymnody, must be seriously considered at this point.Christian Hymns of the First Three Centuries|Ruth Ellis Messenger