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Definition of Massora

Massora
Masora Ma*so"ra, n. [NHeb. m[=a]s?r[=a]h tradition.] A Jewish critical work on the text of the Hebrew Scriptures, composed by several learned rabbis of the school of Tiberias, in the eighth and ninth centuries. [Written also Masorah, Massora, and Massorah.]
Massora
Massora Mas*so"ra, n. Same as Masora.

Meaning of Massora from wikipedia

- Masorah or Mesora, (Hebrew: מסורה‎) refers either to the transmission of Jewish religious tradition, or to the tradition itself, with the word taken from...
- full masora (large and small) in that m****cript is included, but not m****ora from other sources. Six levels of footnotes record textual variants from...
- preserved it as no other m****cript has ever been preserved. With their m****ora they kept tabs on every letter, syllable, word, and paragraph. They had...
- Punctator, Hanover, 1847 (dedicated to Bernays); Oklah we-Oklah, ib. 1864 Die M****ora Magna part i. M****oretisches Wörterbuch, Leipsic and Hanover, 1876 Aus...
- of its value. He devoted much time to the study of the Great and Little M****ora in Buxtorf's Rabbinical Bible. He was a diligent student of Hebrew, and...
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