psalm·ist /ˈsɑmɪst, ˈsɑl, ˈsɔ, ˈsɔl, ||ˈsɑmɪst/
1. A writer or composer of sacred songs; -- a title particularly applied to David and the other authors of the Scriptural psalms.
2. R. C. Ch. A clerk, precentor, singer, or leader of music, in the church.
n : a composer of sacred songs; "David is called The Psalmist
because he is believed to be the author of the Book of