Masoretic

or Mas·so·ret·ic

[ mas-uh-ret-ik ]
/ ˌmæs əˈrɛt ɪk /

adjective

of or relating to the Masorah or the Masoretes.

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Also Mas·o·ret·i·cal, Mas·so·ret·i·cal.

Origin of Masoretic

First recorded in 1695–1705; Masorete + -ic
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Masoretic

Massoretic Masoretical or Massoretical

/ (ˌmæsəˈrɛtɪk) /

adjective

of or relating to the Masora, the Masoretes, or the system of textual criticism and explanation evolved by them
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