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  • n. One of the writers of the masora.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One of the writers of the Masora.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who made the Jewish traditional interpretation of the Bible his special study; specifically, one of that body of Jewish scholars which first put the Masora into written form. See Masora. Also Masorete, Masoret, Massorete, Massoret.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a scholar who is expert on the Masorah (especially one of the Jewish scribes who contributed to the Masorah)

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masora + -ite (Wiktionary)

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