from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Same as Masorite.

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

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


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  • [28] Why our Masorete copy so groundlessly abridges this account in

    Antiquities of the Jews

  • Israelites in Egypt, when it is clear even by that Masorete chronology elsewhere, as well as from the express text itself, in the Samaritan,

    Antiquities of the Jews


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