mesorah

Alternative Spellings

mesora

Definitions

  • tradition

Example Sentences

  • DovBear is committed to the idea that our mesorah overflows with competing and contradictory ideas. JOFA blog

Languages of Origin

Textual Hebrew

Etymology

מסורה

Who Uses This

Religious: Jews who are engaged in religious observance and have some Jewish education

Regions

North America

Dictionaries

The JPS Dictionary of Jewish Words, by Joyce Eisenberg and Ellen Scolnic, (Philadelphia, 2001).

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