sealm-wyrhta, m.n: a psalmist. (SEH-alm-WUER-h’ta / ˈsɛalm-ˌwyrx-ta)

The Vespasian Psalter (London, British Library, Cotton Vespasian A I), second or third quarter of the 8th century. It contains an interlinear gloss in Old English which is the oldest extant English translation of any portion of the Bible.

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