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Masoretic text

From the Hebrew masora, meaning “traditional.” The traditional Hebrew text of the Old Testament was the result of the standardization and stabilization begun by the council of Jamnia, held about A.D. 90. See Jamnia. The Old Testament of the KJV uses the Masoretic text.