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Meaning of "psalteries" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF PSALTERIES

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF PSALTERIES

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Psalteries is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PSALTERIES

psaligraphy
psalm
psalmbook
psalmic
psalmist
psalmodic
psalmodical
psalmodies
psalmodise
psalmodist
psalmodize
psalmody
Psalms
Psalter
psalteria
psalterian
psalterium
psaltery
psaltress
psammite

WORDS THAT END LIKE PSALTERIES

A series
accessories
arteries
bakeries
batteries
breweries
cemeteries
deliveries
discoveries
fisheries
galleries
groceries
lotteries
mysteries
nurseries
queries
series
surgeries
time series
wineries
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Synonyms and antonyms of psalteries in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «psalteries» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF PSALTERIES

Find out the translation of psalteries to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of psalteries from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «psalteries» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

鼓瑟
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

salterios
570 millions of speakers

English

psalteries
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

psalteries
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

رباب
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

псалтири
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

alaúdes
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

বীণা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

luths
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Psalteries
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Harfen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

비파
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Psalteries
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

psalteries
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

தம்புருகளை
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

चिंतनशीलता
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

psalteries
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

salteri
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

psalteries
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

псалтири
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

lăute
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ψαλτήρια
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

harpe
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

psaltare
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

harper
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of psalteries

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PSALTERIES»

The term «psalteries» is used very little and occupies the 151.836 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «PSALTERIES» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about psalteries

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PSALTERIES»

Discover the use of psalteries in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to psalteries and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
The Science of String Instruments
7.1. Introduction. The terms psaltery and zither are somewhat interchangeable. Both denote string instruments with strings that span the length of the sound box and sound board. From a musicological classification viewpoint, psalteries belong ...
Thomas Rossing, 2010
2
All the Music of the Bible
6:5 even on harps and for the king's house, harps also and 1 Kgs. 10:12 psalteries for singers with singing, and with harps,andwith 1 Chr. 13:8 psalteries, and with timbrels to be the singers with instruments of music, 1 Chr. 15:16 psalteries and ...
Herbert Lockyer, Jr., 2004
3
The Englishman's Hebrew and Chaldee Concordance of the Old ...
29 Nehl2 I's. S3 57 : 6. with cymbals, psalteries, and harps, 1 2. cymbals and psalteries and harps, 1 1 . harps and psalteries for singers: ; 28. came to Jerusalem with psalteries 25. with psalteries, and with harps, 27. (with ) cymbals, psalteries ...
George V. Wigram, 1866
4
A complete analysis of the Holy Bible: containing the whole ...
James v. 13. 142. MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS. And the king made of the algum- tree pillars for the house of the Lord, and for the king's house ; harps also, and psalteries for singers ; there came no such almug-trees, nor were seen, unto this day.
Nathaniel West, 1853
5
The True Catholike Collected Out of the Oracles, and ...
Because this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment to protecting, preserving and promoting the world's literature.
Thomas Packer, 2010
6
The complete analysis of the Holy Bible
I 142. MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS. And the king made of the algum-tree pillars for the house of the Lord, and for the King's house ; harps also, and psalteries for singers ; there came no such almug-trees, nor were seen, unto this day. 1 Kings x .
Nathaniel West, 1868
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A Complete Analysis of the Holy Bible, containing the whole ...
13. 142. lesion. msraumns'rs. And the king made of the algum-tree pillars for the house of the Lord, and for the king's house; harps also, and psalteries for singers; there came no such almug-treee, nor were seen, unto this day. 1 Kings x. 12.
‎1854
8
The Complete Analysis of the Holy Bible: Or, How to ...
And the king made of the algum-tree illars for the house of the Lord, and for the ' ing's house; harps also, and psalteries for singers; there came no such almug- trces, nor were seen, unto this day. 1 King MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS. s x. 12.
‎1869
9
A synopsis of criticisms upon those passages of the Old ...
Ver. 20. : ninbv-bs D-basa — it-: - v t : □ — ip vdfiXais err! SXai/iaB. Au. Ver. — 20 And Zechariah, and Aziel [ver. 18, Jaaziel], and Shemiramoth, and Jehiel, and Unni, and Eliab, and Maaseiah, and Benaiah, with psalteries on Alamoth. Pool.
Richard A. F. Barrett, 1847
10
Condensed Commentary and Family Exposition of the Holy Bible
10 And David spake to the chief of the Levites to appoint their brethren to be the singers with instruments of musick, psalteries and harps and cymbals, sounding, by lifting up the voice with joy. 17 So the Levites appointed 1 Heman the son of ...
Ingram Cobbin, 1837

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «PSALTERIES»

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1
What Are the Greatest Religious Songs for Dancing?
... disabled in your browser. On all manner of instruments made of fir wood, even on harps, and on psalteries, and on timbrels, and on cornets, and on cymbals. «First Things, Jul 15»
2
Something for everyone in Ohio's Amish Country
... of Appalachian and traditional music played on mountain dulcimers, hammered dulcimers, bowed psalteries, fiddles, guitars, banjos, and other instruments. «Times Reporter, Jun 15»
3
Family business soars in Lower Hadlock
He crafts bagpipes, along with harps, psalteries, lyres, cajón drums, didgeridoos, dulcimers, kanteles, kinnors, kotos, langspils, tongue drums and whistles, and ... «Port Townsend Leader, Feb 15»
4
Music Review: Chris Campbell - 'Things You Already Know'
... Things You Already Know also incorporates things you didn't know could make such interesting music: propane tank drums, bowed psalteries, and singing ... «seattlepi.com, Mar 14»
5
Thanksgivukkah, a modern holiday foretold in scripture
... to Jerusalem, to keep the dedication with gladness, both with thanksgivings, and with singing, with cymbals, psalteries, and with harps” (Nehemiah, 12:27). «Haaretz, Nov 13»
6
The amazing viola organista
... into those where the string is 'stopped' with a finger - guitars and lutes – and those where every note has its own string – harps and psalteries and zithers. «Telegraph.co.uk, Nov 13»
7
Photos from our readers, Oct. 16
Clemmer sells mountain and hammer dulcimers, bowed psalteries, Celtic harps and Rain Song graphite guitars, as well as other acoustic instruments and ... «Knoxville News Sentinel, Oct 13»
8
Death on the way to Santiago
... surrounded by the Beasts of the Apocalypse (representing the four Evangelists), with heavenly musicians playing citharas, hurdy-gurdies, psalteries and harps ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Jul 13»
9
Things to do…
... hammered dulcimers, bowed psalteries, fiddles, guitars, banjos, and other instruments. The festival consists of workshops, miniconcerts, headliner concert, ... «The Buckeye Lake Beacon, Jun 13»
10
St. Augustine toy piano factory oldest in the world
Many Schoenhut products are still made here in the USA, such as thumb pianos, psalteries, and harps, with other musical instruments soon to follow. «St. Augustine Record, Nov 12»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Psalteries [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/psalteries>. Feb 2020 ».
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