Definition of psalter. Meaning of psalter. Synonyms of psalter

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Definition of psalter

Psalter Psal"ter, n. [OE. psauter, sauter, OF. sautier, psaltier, F. psautier, from L. psalterium. See Psaltery.] 1. The Book of Psalms; -- often applied to a book containing the Psalms separately printed. 2. Specifically, the Book of Psalms as printed in the Book of Common Prayer; among the Roman Catholics, the part of the Breviary which contains the Psalms arranged for each day of the week. 3. (R. C. Ch.) A rosary, consisting of a hundred and fifty beads, corresponding to the number of the psalms.

Meaning of psalter from wikipedia

- a psalter is a volume containing the book of psalms , often with other devotional material bound in as well, such as a liturgical calendar
- a metrical psalter is a kind of bible translation : a book containing a metrical translation of all or part of the book of psalms in
- the psalter (which he did not see as significant), but by bringing together psalms of the same genre (gattung) from throughout the psalter.
- the genevan psalter is a collection of metrical psalms created under the supervision of john calvin for liturgical use by the reformed
- the mainz psalter was the second major book printed with movable type in the west the first was the gutenberg bible . it is a psalter
- british library, stowe 2 is a psalter from the first half of the 11th century. the text includes the gallican version of the psalms ,
- the psalter alphabet is an abjad which was used for writing middle persian on paper, it is thus described as one of the pahlavi scripts
- bibl.44 is an early 10th century psalter made for salomo iii , the abbot of st. gall in 909. the psalter has parallel texts with texts
- the utrecht psalter (utrecht, universiteitsbiblioth****, ms bibl. rhenotraiectinae i nr 32.) is a ninth-century illuminated psalter
- chludov psalter. (Хлудовская псалтырь. moscow, hist. mus. ms. d.129) is an illuminated marginal psalter made in the middle of the 9th