What does Reconciliation mean?

Definitions for Reconciliationˌrɛk ənˌsɪl iˈeɪ ʃən

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Reconciliation.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. reconciliation, rapprochement(noun)

    the reestablishing of cordial relations

  2. reconciliation, balancing(noun)

    getting two things to correspond

    "the reconciliation of his checkbook and the bank statement"


  1. reconciliation(Noun)

    The reestablishment of friendly relations; conciliation or rapprochement.

    He longed for reconciliation with his estranged father, but too many painful memories kept him from making contact again.

  2. reconciliation(Noun)

    The end of estrangement between a human and God as a result of the process of atonement; more specifically,

  3. reconciliation(Noun)

    Process of matching and comparing figures from accounting records against those presented on a bank statement.

  4. Origin: From reconciliatio, from reconciliare

Webster Dictionary

  1. Reconciliation(noun)

    the act of reconciling, or the state of being reconciled; reconcilenment; restoration to harmony; renewal of friendship

  2. Reconciliation(noun)

    reduction to congruence or consistency; removal of inconsistency; harmony


  1. Reconciliation

    Reconciliation is a musical album by Sounds of Blackness.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Reconciliation in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Reconciliation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. skyla:

    i reconciliation your sins

  2. Some Republicans:

    There aren't many opportunities to do a reconciliation piece of legislation, so we want to use it in the wisest manner possible.

  3. Anoek Steketee:

    Rwanda is doing remarkably well, there is a lot of goodwill from everybody to restore the community. There have been good examples of restoration of trust and reconciliation.

  4. Corazn Cojuangco Aquino:

    Reconciliation should be accompanied by justice, otherwise it will not last. While we all hope for peace it shouldn't be peace at any cost but peace based on principle, on justice.

  5. Canterbury Justin Welby:

    Certainly I want reconciliation, but reconciliation doesn't always mean agreement. In fact, it very seldom does. It means finding ways to disagree well and that's what we've got to do this week.

Images & Illustrations of Reconciliation

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