Definition of Masorah in English:

Masorah

(also Massorah)

noun

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

    1. 1.1 The 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/