from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Same as Masorite.

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  • noun a scholar who is expert on the Masorah (especially one of the Jewish scribes who contributed to the Masorah)


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  • [28] Why our Masorete copy so groundlessly abridges this account in

    Antiquities of the Jews Flavius Josephus 1709

  • Israelites in Egypt, when it is clear even by that Masorete chronology elsewhere, as well as from the express text itself, in the Samaritan,

    Antiquities of the Jews Flavius Josephus 1709


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