Definition of Book of Psalms
1. Noun. An Old Testament book consisting of a collection of 150 Psalms.
Generic synonyms: Book
Group relationships: Old Testament, Hagiographa, Ketubim, Writings
2. Noun. A collection of Psalms for liturgical use.
Generic synonyms: Prayer Book, Prayerbook
Group relationships: Book Of Common Prayer
Lexicographical Neighbors of Book Of Psalms
Literary usage of Book of Psalms
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Bibliographer's Manual of English Literature: Containing an Account of by William Thomas Lowndes, Henry George Bohn (1865)
"The Book of Psalms in heroic verse Psalter, or Book of Psalms, in English Verse. Lond. 1822,8vo. ney and his sister, the The Psalms of David, ..."
2. The Bibliographer's Manual of English Literature: Containing an Account of by William Thomas Lowndes, Henry George Bohn (1890)
"The Book of Psalme in heroic verse, with a short preface, Lond. by the Philanthropic Society, 1822, 8vo. Psalter, or Book of Psalms, in English Verse. ..."
3. Book Auction Records by Frank Karslake (1904)
"... forme that they are used to bee sung in the Kirke of Scotland, soiled, but large copy, 410, Edinb., 1632 Bull, £1 us S. June 21 Whole Book of Psalms, ..."
4. The Christian Examiner (1847)
"... A New Translation of the Book of Psalms, with an Introduction, and Notes, ... Book of Psalms ..."
5. The English Review (1847)
"A Translation of the Book of Psalms from the Original Hebrew, ... IT has been well remarked of the Book of Psalms by the author of the first of these works, ..."
6. The Ante-Nicene Fathers: Translations of the Writings of the Fathers Down to by Alexander Roberts, James Donaldson, Arthur Cleveland Coxe (1886)
"The book of Psalms contains new doctrine after the law which was given by Moses ... This book of Psalms before us has also been called by the prophet the ..."