or Mas·so·rete, Mas·o·rite
- one of the writers or compilers of the Masorah.
- a person who is versed in the Masorah.
Origin of Masorete
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- a variant spelling of Masorete
Massorete Masorite (ˈmæsəˌraɪt)
- a member of the school of rabbis that produced the Masora
- a Hebrew scholar who is expert in the Masora
Word Origin for Masorete
C16: from Hebrew māsōreth Masora
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