In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(make friendly)(factions/enemies) reconciliarthey were finally reconciled — finalmente se reconciliaron
- to reconcile sb with sb
- the tragedy helped to reconcile him with his brother — la tragedia lo ayudó a reconciliarse con su hermano
- He said the pensioner, who suffers from diabetes, high blood pressure and arthritis, had now accepted the affair was over, had been reconciled with his wife and any future offending was unlikely.
- And when his first wife Patricia died of cancer, aged 47, Carter was also reconciled with his daughter.
- Speaking on behalf of the teenager, who had been brought to court from jail having previously been remanded in custody, solicitor Tom Smith said she had been reconciled with her mother.
- I am now reconciled with two of my estranged siblings - not just my older brother, but my sister, whom I hadn't spoken to for 17 years.
- She has since been reconciled with her family who put her in touch with the Amber Foundation so she can address her drug abuse problems.
- On a cold winter night Tom's teenage son, Edward, calls on the young teacher to beg her to be reconciled with his father.
- She is even reconciled with her father, a local architect.
- But Hart was reconciled with his wife after the crash and the couple are now said to be ‘stronger than ever’.
- Re-Connect, a council-run service, assists youngsters in danger of becoming homeless as well as those in temporary accommodation hoping to be reconciled with their families.
- One of the uplifting moments of the series is when pensioner Daniel Wisdom is reconciled with his brother, Joe, to whom he had not been speaking for 20 years.
- Many men are reconciled with estranged family members; all can talk about whatever suffering, neglect, or poverty landed them in prison.
- The only good thing to have come from it all was that she was now reconciled with her husband after one of the holidays.
- He said Simms had been reconciled with his girlfriend after the assault and there were now no problems between the two of them.
- He came to see me because he loved his wife and wanted to be reconciled with her.
- However, Mary is adamant that Julian could not hide his feelings for her despite being reconciled with Patricia.
- Miss Anwar now works one day a week advising other forced marriage victims and is reconciled with her Gujerati parents living in Bolton.
- And she has been reconciled with Pandora Melly.
- He has not been home since 1998 and decided he wanted to be reconciled with his family.
- Earlier, Miss Brown had said she did not want to proceed with the complaints, did not want to be reconciled with Tyler and wanted to get on with her life.
2(make consistent)(theories/ideals) conciliarto reconcile sth with sth — conciliar algo con algo
- This exercise allows you to reconcile the total amount of PAYE entered onto the certificates with the annualised PAYE paid over to the Receiver of Revenue.
- The final bill, he added, would only be known when all the accounts had been reconciled.
- They say there appears to have been collusion internally between him and the administrative back office responsible for reconciling his transactions.
- These amounts are inconsistent with the amounts shown on Mr. Smith's income tax returns and I was not provided with an explanation that allows me to reconcile this.
- The cash flow statement differs from these other financial statements because it acts as a kind of corporate checkbook that reconciles the other two statements.
- The accounts payable program not only prints checks, reconciles bank accounts and produces expense reports, but it also allows club owners to track bank accounts, cash flow, checks, invoices and vendors.
- Analyzing how the cash flow statement reconciles profits with actual cash flows is also critical.
- If it's a bank or credit card statement, reconcile it against your receipts, payments and deposits to ensure that it is spot-on.
- The large differences under these two items came to the fore while reconciling the accounts during the last quarter of the year 2001-02, he adds.
- The results were reconciled and audited by a partner in the accounting firm Ernst & Young.
- It is horrible practice to have the teller made responsible for reconciling the accounts, how can one check on one's own work?
- Even the most creative of accountants would have difficulty reconciling these uncertain credits and debits.
- The bank account should be reconciled with the barrister's receipts book.
- For travel transactions, cardholders are responsible for reconciling their statements each month and filing vouchers within 15-30 days of travel.
- Also, only 26 per cent of employers polled required double signatories on checks and only 11 per cent ever change staff who reconcile their bank accounts.
- After a trader completes a deal, the back-office staff confirm the trades by phone and also reconcile cash accounts at the end of each day.
- The disbursement of funds from this account would be reconciled on a quarterly basis.
- The Data Processing Center of the Treasury Service reconciles taxes paid with taxpayer liabilities generated in the tax billing process.
3(make resigned)to become reconciled to sth — aceptar algo
- to reconcile oneself to -ing — resignarse a + inf
- she gradually became reconciled to the idea — poco a poco se fue resignando a la idea / fue aceptando la idea
- The point of religion, he used to say, was to reconcile us to the hollowness, the futility, the nothingness of life.
- Not very confident of India accepting accession, he was reconciled to a state of permanent political exile in India.
- This kind of thing can reconcile you to camping.
- It transcends transience and therefore reconciles us to the most fundamental condition of our existence.
- It reconciles her to such things as tennis tournaments (which is important for her, because she has an endorsement contract of 50 million bucks).
- Moments like that reconcile me to the existence of these ‘explorers’.
- He said in an interview recently, ‘I have another job and I am reconciled to the fact that, whether the record sells or not, I'm just going to have fun.’
- The act of returning does, however, offer some resolution, in that Marie-Noëlle is reconciled to the fact that the truth is unknowable.
- So, on the whole, I am reconciled to the squirrels taking my walnuts, the rabbits eating my grass, the deer eating my saplings, and the herons eating my fish.
- At 47, with his children reaching their late teens, some believe Ryan is reconciled to sticking with his lucrative radio day job, with the occasional television project on the side.
- Representatives of the licensed trade, previously regarded as the most implacable opponents of the ban, indicated that they were reconciled to its eventual implementation.
- I wrote here about the ways in which marriage reconciles us to time and mortality.
- At a time when Britons work the longest hours in Europe, self-satisfied middle class attempts to reconcile us to our economic obligations have a meaning that is more than comic.
4(figures/accounts) hacer cuadrar(figures/accounts) hacer coincidir(figures/accounts) conciliar
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