Definition of Masorah in English:

Masorah

(also Massorah)

noun

  • 1The collection of information and comment on the text of the traditional Hebrew Bible by the Masoretes.

    1. 1.1The Masoretic text of the Bible.

Origin

From Hebrew māsōrāh based on 'āsar to bind, later interpreted in the sense tradition (as if from māsar hand down).

Pronunciation:

Masorah

/məˈsɔːrə/