|Easton's Bible Dictionary|
I.e., songs with instrumental accompaniment, found in the titles of Psalm 4; 6; 54; 55; 67; 76; rendered "stringed instruments," Habakkuk 3:19, A.V. It denotes all kinds of stringed instruments, as the "harp," "psaltery," "viol," etc. The "chief musician on Neginoth" is the leader of that part of the temple choir which played on stringed instruments.
Noah Webster's Dictionary
(n. pl.) Stringed instruments.
Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia
ne-ge'-na (Psalm 61 the King James Version, title), ne-ge'-noth, neg'-i-noth (Psalm 4 the King James Version, title).
See MUSIC; PSALMS.
Neginoth (6 Occurrences)
Psalms 4:1 To the chief Musician on Neginoth, A Psalm of David. Hear me when I call, O God of my righteousness: thou hast enlarged me when I was in distress; have mercy upon me, and hear my prayer. (WBS)
Psalms 6:1 To the chief Musician on Neginoth upon Sheminith, A Psalm of David. O LORD, rebuke me not in thy anger, neither chasten me in thy hot displeasure. (WBS)
Psalms 54:1 <To the chief music-maker; on Neginoth. Maschil. Of David. When the Ziphites came and said to Saul, Is not David keeping himself secret among us?> Let your name be my salvation, O God; let my cause be judged by your strength. (BBE WBS)
Psalms 55:1 <To the chief music-maker, on Neginoth. Maschil. Of David.> Give hearing to my prayer, O God; and let not your ear be shut against my request. (BBE WBS)
Psalms 67:1 To the chief Musician on Neginoth, A Psalm or Song. God be merciful to us, and bless us; and cause his face to shine upon us. Selah. (WBS)
Psalms 76:1 <To the chief music-maker; put to Neginoth. A Psalm. Of Asaph. A Song.> In Judah is the knowledge of God; his name is great in Israel, (BBE WBS)