Masoret

Mas´o`ret


n.1.A Masorite.
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96) Kahana thus denounces Jean Astruc's method as "distorted," "boorish," and "corrupt"; see David Kahana, Sefer Masoret Syag la-Mikra (reprint Jerusalem: Makor, 1970 [Wien, 1882]), 23, 112, 116; idem, Introduction to Parashat Balaam (Hebrew; Lemberg: Druck von Anna Wajdowicz, 1882), 4.
Yehudim yisraelim--dyokan: Emunot, shmirat masoret ve'arachim shel yehudim be'yisrael 2009 [Israeli Jews--a portrait: beliefs, values, and observance of the Jews in Israel 2009].
Yehudim yisraelim--dyokan: Emunot, shmirat masoret ve'arachim shel yehudim be'yisrael [Israeli Jews--A portrait: Beliefs, values, and observance of the Jews in Israel].
The Masoretic Text is the name given to the traditional Hebrew text of the Jewish Bible (derived from the Hebrew word masoret, meaning 'tradition').
As for what relates specifically to Judaism, we should state that `folklore' associates and identifies with `tradition'; and `tradition' is what is `received' and what is `transmitted', as indicated by the Hebrew terms qabbalah (`Kabbalah') and masoret and to which the first words of the Chapters of the Fathers give voice: `Moses received the Law from Sinai and transmitted it to Joshua; Joshua transmitted it to the Ancients', etc.
Masoret Ha-Masoret opens with a rhymed poem that is Levita's self-justification for his behavior.
2) It was the knowledge gleaned from those manuscripts that provided the groundwork for Levita's book Masoret Ha-Masoret.
3) The only account we have is the one given by Levita in the second introduction to his book Masoret Ha-Masoret.
Masoret u-Mashber (Jerusalem: Mosad Byalik, 1958)]), p.
Munk, The Wisdom in the Hebrew Alphabet (Brooklyn: Mesorah, 1983); Gilah ben-Dror, k"b haotiyot: masoret umistorin ["The 22 Letters: Tradition and Mystery"] (Israel: Prolog, 1997).
Masoret ha-lashon ha- Ivrit shel Yehude Bagda'd bi-kri'at ha-mikra' ve-ha-Mishnah: Torat ha-hegeh (The Hebrew Language Tradition of the Baghdadi Community: The Phonology).
This is a translation of the expanded (but not updated) 1987 edition of Masoret ?