G5567 ψάλλω - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

LSJ Gloss:
ψάλλω
to touch sharply, to pluck, pull, twitch
Dodson:
ψάλλω
I sing psalms
I sing, sing psalms; earlier: I play on a stringed instrument.
Strong's:
ψάλλω
compare G5597); to twitch or twang, i.e. to play on a stringed instrument (celebrate the divine worship with music and accompanying odes)
Derivation: probably strengthened from ψάω (to rub or touch the surface;

KJV Usage: make melody, sing (psalms).

G5597
Thayer:
1) to pluck off, pull out
2) to cause to vibrate by touching, to twang
2a) to touch or strike the chord, to twang the strings of a musical instrument so that they gently vibrate
2b) to play on a stringed instrument, to play, the harp, etc.
2c) to sing to the music of the harp
2d) in the NT to sing a hymn, to celebrate the praises of God in song


ψάλλω
psallō
psal'-lo
Probably strengthened from ψάω psaō (to rub or touch the surface; compare G5597); to twitch or twang, that is, to play on a stringed instrument (celebrate the divine worship with music and accompanying odes)

KJV Usage: make melody, sing (psalms).


View how G5567 ψάλλω is used in the Bible

4 occurrences of G5567 ψάλλω

Romans 15:9
1 Corinthians 14:15
Ephesians 5:19
James 5:13

Corresponding Hebrew Words

psallo H2167 zamar pi.
psallo H5059 nagan pi.,qal.