會計

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See also: 会計 and 会计

Chinese[edit]

 
to meet; to gather; group; to assemble; association; be able to; be likely to; to balance an account; accounting
 
to calculate; to compute; to count; reckon; ruse; to plan
trad. (會計)
simp. (会计)

Pronunciation[edit]


Etymology 1[edit]

Wasei kango (和製漢語), orthographically borrowed from Japanese 会計 (かいけい) (kaikei, accountant), which was in turn a semantic readaptation of Chinese 會計会计 (kuàijì, “to do accounting work”).

Noun[edit]

會計

  1. accounting; accountancy
    會計事務所 / 会计事务所  ―  kuàijì shìwùsuǒ  ―  accounting firm
  2. accountant
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Attestable in Classical Chinese.

Verb[edit]

會計

  1. (Classical Chinese) to examine and calculate
  2. (Classical Chinese) to do accounting work
  3. (Classical Chinese, of the Son of Heaven) to give out rewards to vassals based on merit
  4. (Classical Chinese) to plan; to manage
Synonyms[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

會計

  1. (historical) Alternative name for 會稽会稽 (Kuàijī, “Mount Kuaiji”).
  2. (historical) Alternative name for 會稽会稽 (Kuàijī, “Kuaiji (place name)”).