Meaning of Sects



English: Sects
Bangla: উপদল, শিষ্যবৃন্দ, সম্প্রদায়, দল, অনুগামিবৃন্দ, ধর্মসম্প্রদায়, জনসাধারণের শ্রেণী, সমাজের শাখা, বিরোধী দল, বিদ্রোহী দল
Hindi: संप्रदाय, पंथ, धर्म, धारा, मज़हब, दीन, पक्ष
Type: Noun / বিশেষ্য / संज्ञा
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Definition: 1

a body of persons adhering to a particular religious faith; a religious denomination.

Definition: 2

a group regarded as heretical or as deviating from a generally accepted religious tradition.

Definition: 3

(in the sociology of religion) a Christian denomination characterized by insistence on strict qualifications for membership, as distinguished from the more inclusive groups called churches.

Definition: 4

any group, party, or faction united by a specific doctrine or under a doctrinal leader.

Definition: 5

a subdivision of a larger religious group (esp the Christian Church as a whole) the members of which have to some extent diverged from the rest by developing deviating beliefs, practices, etc