Pronunciation: (säm), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/psalm.html on line 73 [key]
1. a sacred song or hymn.
2. (cap.) any of the songs, hymns, or prayers contained in the Book of Psalms.
3. a metric version or paraphrase of any of these.
4. a poem of a similar nature.
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