Masoretical
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 — 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… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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

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