Masorite
Masorite \Mas"o*rite\, n. One of the writers of the Masora. [1913 Webster]

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  • masorite — noun One of the writers of the masora …   Wiktionary

  • Masorite — n. one of the writers of the Masora (collection of explanatory and critical notes on the Hebrew text of the Old Testament); scholar of the Masora …   English contemporary dictionary

  • masorite — mas·o·rite …   English syllables

  • Masorite — noun a scholar who is expert on the Masorah (especially one of the Jewish scribes who contributed to the Masorah) • Syn: ↑Masorete, ↑Massorete • Hypernyms: ↑scholar, ↑scholarly person, ↑bookman, ↑student …   Useful english dictionary

  • Masoret — Mas o*ret, n. A Masorite. [Written also {Masorete}, and {Massorete}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Masorete — Masoret Mas o*ret, n. A Masorite. [Written also {Masorete}, and {Massorete}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Massoret — Mas so*ret, n. Same as {Masorite}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Massorete — Masoret Mas o*ret, n. A Masorite. [Written also {Masorete}, and {Massorete}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Punctator — Punc*ta tor, n. One who marks with points. specifically, one who writes Hebrew with points; applied to a Masorite. E. Robinson. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Talmudic Academies in the Land of Israel — The Talmudic Academies in the Land of Israel were yeshivot that served as centers for Jewish scholarship and the development of Jewish law in the Levant and had a great and lasting impact on the development of world Jewry. According to an oft… …   Wikipedia

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