Origin of reconciliation
Examples from the Web for reconciliation
They called for peace, reconciliation, and the safe return of Father Gregorio.
It was about the hope and longing for redemption and reconciliation that lies somewhere within each of us.During Advent, Lots of Waiting, But Not Enough Hope|Gene Robinson|December 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“The confrontation should not be about revenge, but about reconciliation on both parts,” he stressed.
We said within the reconciliation track… that his case was something that, in that track, could potentially be raised.Hillary Clinton Was Skeptical of Taliban-Bergdahl Swap|Josh Rogin|June 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Pope Francis is off on a pilgrimage to the Holy Land this week in search of reconciliation and peace.
But this reconciliation and identification were not accomplished at once.
And so showing her handfuls of Gold and Silver, he humbly intreated a Reconciliation betwixt 'em.The Notorious Impostor and Diego Redivivus|Elkanah Settle
Clearly they did not, and nothing remained but reluctant apology and reconciliation.Years of My Youth|William Dean Howells
The surviving brother, Dag, swears oaths of reconciliation to Helgi, but remembers the feud.The Edda, Vol. 2|Winifred Faraday
A meeting was arranged, and a reconciliation between them effected.
mid-14c., from Old French reconciliacion (14c.) and directly from Latin reconciliationem (nominative reconciliatio) "a re-establishing, a reconciling," noun of action from past participle stem of reconciliare (see reconcile).