American Tract Society Bible Dictionary
In the title of Psalm 53:1; 88:1 , is conjectured to refer to the tune or the instrument used in chanting these Psalms; or a Gengstenberg and Alexander suggest, the spiritual malady which they lament.
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Rand, W. W. Entry for 'Mahalath'. American Tract Society Bible Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/ats/m/mahalath.html. 1859.