[b-hebrew] Trope Names

Brak Brak at neo.rr.com
Wed Dec 24 18:45:13 EST 2008

I am wondering, what is the standard/official names for the various 
tropes. I ask because I have seen different names for the same symbol, 
as well as MANY different ways to transliterate the names into English.

So I was wondering if there is an official list somewhere.

Thanks in advance.


John Steven

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a melody is still our friend; but he who violates a rhythm unawares can 
no longer be our friend."
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-Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen

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