- of or relating to the Masorah or the Masoretes.
Also Mas·o·ret·i·cal, Mas·so·ret·i·cal.
Origin of Masoretic
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But I do not think this an improvement on the present Masoretic text.
The text of the Samaritan Pentateuch is independent of the Masoretic text.
But it is now conceded to be a Masoretic roll, probably of European origin.
Such seems to be the best way of taking a verse which is far from clear as it stands in the Masoretic text.
The Hebrew cannot be original as it now stands in the Masoretic text, for it is ungrammatical.
Massoretic Masoretical or Massoretical
- of or relating to the Masora, the Masoretes, or the system of textual criticism and explanation evolved by them