GLOSSOLALIA

The term for the unintelligible utterings that are similar to a coherent speech. Found in religious ecstasy, hypnotic trances, trances seen in psychic mediums and sometimes in people with schizophrenia.

GLOSSOLALIA: "Glossolalia is the speaking in tongues of religious people."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "GLOSSOLALIA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/glossolalia/ (accessed October 30, 2020).
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