Masoretic
Masoretic Mas`o*ret"ic, Masoretical Mas`o*ret"ic*al, a. [Cf. F. massor['e]tique.] Of or relating to the Masora, or to its authors. [1913 Webster]

{Masoretic points and accents}, the vowel points and accents of the Hebrew text of the Bible, of which the first mention is in the Masora. See {vowel point}. [1913 Webster]


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  • masoretic — MASORÉTIC, Ă, masorétici, e, adj. 1. Care se referă la masora sau la masoreţi (masoret). 2. Care se referă la sistemul de vocalizare şi accentuare a cuvintelor din ebraică, introdus de către masoreţi (masoret). (cf. fr. massorétique < lat.… …   Dicționar Român

  • Masoretic — adjective Of or relating to the Masora, or to its authors. Masoretic points and accents, the vowel points and accents of the Hebrew text of the Bible, of which the first mention is in the Masora …   Wiktionary

  • Masoretic — adjective see Masorete …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Masoretic — /mas euh ret ik/, adj. of or pertaining to the Masorah or the Masoretes. Also, Masoretical, Massoretic, Massoretical. [1695 1705; MASORETE + IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • masorètic — ma|so|rè|tic Mot Pla Adjectiu variable …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • masoretic — mas·o·ret·ic …   English syllables

  • Masoretic — /mæsəˈrɛtɪk/ (say masuh retik) adjective of or relating to the Masora, the Masoretes, or their system. Also, Masoretical …   Australian English dictionary

  • Masoretic — adjective of or relating to the Masorah • Pertains to noun: ↑Masorah • Derivationally related forms: ↑Masorah …   Useful english dictionary

  • MASORETIC ACCENTS — (Musical Rendition). HISTORICAL DEVELOPMENT In Jewish tradition, the formal reading of certain of the books of the Bible in worship and in study is carried out with a musical intonation linked closely with the masoretic accents of the text and… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Masoretic points and accents — Masoretic Mas o*ret ic, Masoretical Mas o*ret ic*al, a. [Cf. F. massor[ e]tique.] Of or relating to the Masora, or to its authors. [1913 Webster] {Masoretic points and accents}, the vowel points and accents of the Hebrew text of the Bible, of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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