What does the word sectarian mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Sectarianism.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Pertaining to a sect; bigoted.

Usage examples for sectarian

  1. I shall trouble the reader with another display of the sectarian zeal of my taleb. – Travels in the Great Desert of Sahara, in the Years of 1845 and 1846 by James Richardson
  2. The Pharisee, even because he was a sectarian, was had the more in esteem; and the Publican, because he was an officer, was had the more in reproach. – The Pharisee And The Publican by John Bunyan