Bill Mounce

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Forms of the word
ψαλμός, οῦ, ὁ
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Psalms (book of or section of OT); psalm, hymn of praise
impulse, touch

, of the chords of a stringed instrument; in NT a sacred song, psalm, Lk. 20:42; 24:44; Acts 1:20; 13:33; 1 Cor. 14:26; Eph. 5:19; Col. 3:16*

Greek-English Concordance for ψαλμός

Luke 20:42 For David himself says in the book of Psalms (psalmōn | ψαλμῶν | gen pl masc), ‘The Lord said to my Lord, “Sit at my right hand,
Luke 24:44 Then he said to them, “These are my words which I spoke to you while I was still with you, that everything written in the law of Moses and the prophets and psalms (psalmois | ψαλμοῖς | dat pl masc) about me must be fulfilled.”
Acts 1:20 “For it is written in the Book of Psalms (psalmōn | ψαλμῶν | gen pl masc), ‘Let his house become deserted, and let there be no one living in it’; and ‘Let another take over his responsibilities.’
Acts 13:33 that God has fulfilled this for us, their children, by raising Jesus; as also in the second Psalm (psalmō | ψαλμῷ | dat sg masc) it is written, ‘You are my Son; today I have begotten you.’
1 Corinthians 14:26 What then is the outcome, brothers? When you come together, each one has a hymn (psalmon | ψαλμόν | acc sg masc), a word of instruction, a revelation, a tongue, an interpretation. Let all things be done for edification.
Ephesians 5:19 speaking to one another in psalms (psalmois | ψαλμοῖς | dat pl masc) and hymns and songs inspired by the Spirit; singing and making melody in your heart to the Lord,
Colossians 3:16 Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly with all wisdom as you teach and admonish one another with all wisdom by means of psalms (psalmois | ψαλμοῖς | dat pl masc), hymns, and spiritual songs, spiritual singing with gratitude singing in your heart your to God.