Definition of Psaltries
1. psaltry [n] - See also: psaltry
Lexicographical Neighbors of Psaltries
Literary usage of Psaltries
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Plutarch's Lives: The Translation Called Drydens̀ by Plutarch, John Dryden (1895)
"... and throughout the town nothing was to be seen but spears wreathed about with ivy, harps, flutes, and psaltries, while Antony in their songs was Bacchus ..."
2. Lectures on the Sacred Poetry of the Hebrews by Robert Lowth (1829)
"So the psalmists appointed by David are said to prophesy with the harp, with psaltries, etc. (1 Chron. 25: 1 — 7). (Lowth and Michaelis in loc. ..."