Massorah

Derivation

  • Hebrew: masoreth, bond of the covenant

Article

The body of traditional information relating to the text of the Hebrew bible; the collection of critical notes in which this information is preserved. It was compiled by Jewish scholars in the 10th and preceding centuries.

MLA Citation

  • “Massorah”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 19 August 2010. Web. 20 November 2018. <http://catholicsaints.info/massorah/>