- of, characteristic of, or having the nature of, schism
- tending to, causing, or guilty of schism
Origin of schismaticMiddle English scismatike ; from Middle French scismatique ; from Ecclesiastical Late Latin schismaticus ; from Classical Greek schismatikos
a person who causes or participates in schism
Of, relating to, or engaging in schism.
One who promotes or engages in schism.
- (religion) A person involved in a schism
Latin schismaticus, from Ancient Greek [script?].