Translation of "sect" - English-Spanish dictionary

sect

noun uk /sekt/ us usually disapproving

a religious group that has separated from a larger religion and is considered to have extreme or unusual beliefs or customs

secta
When he was 16 he ran away from home and joined a religious sect.

(Translation of “sect” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

sect

noun /sekt/

a group of people within a larger, especially religious, group, having views different from those of the rest of the group

secta
Apparently she’s joined some weird religious sect.
sectarian adjective

concerned with, especially the narrow interests of, a sect or sects

sectario
sectarian loyalties.

caused by membership of a sect

sectario
a sectarian murder.

(Translation of “sect” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)