|Easton's Bible Dictionary|
Eight; octave, a musical term, supposed to denote the lowest note sung by men's voices (1 Chronicles 15:21; Psalm 6; 12, title).
Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia
See MUSIC; PSALMS.
Sheminith (5 Occurrences)
1 Chronicles 15:21 And Mattithiah, and Elipheleh, and Mikneiah, and Obededom, and Jeiel, and Azaziah, with harps on the Sheminith to excel. (KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS NAS NIV)
Psalms 5:12 For thou wilt bless the righteous; O Jehovah, thou wilt compass him with favor as with a shield. Psalm 6 For the Chief Musician; on stringed instruments, set to the Sheminith. A Psalm of David. (ASV)
Psalms 6:1 O Jehovah, rebuke me not in thine anger, Neither chasten me in thy hot displeasure. (See JPS BBE DBY WBS RSV NIV)
Psalms 11:7 For Jehovah is righteous; he loveth righteousness: The upright shall behold his face. Psalm 12 For the Chief Musician; set to the Sheminith. A Psalm of David. (ASV)
Psalms 12:1 Help, Jehovah; for the godly man ceaseth; For the faithful fail from among the children of men. (See JPS BBE DBY WBS RSV NIV)