Definition of psalmic in English:



  • See psalm

    • ‘The singing of the book of Psalms ascribed by tradition to David, together with similar psalmic texts, formed an important part of Jewish liturgical and paraliturgical observances at the Temple of Jerusalem.’
    • ‘The article discusses the Christian election, holy communion and Psalmic language in the chartist poetry of Ernest Jones.’
    • ‘Introits have a fairly high proportion of non-psalmic texts; they are surpassed in this respect within the Mass Proper only by the Communion. Of the 145 core repertory chants, 101 have psalmic texts and 44 non-psalmic.’