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Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 勘定 (kanjou)

Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 勘定 (kanjou)

Kana: かんじょう
Kanji: 勘定
Romaji: kanjou

Type: Noun, するverb
Meaning: calculation, computation, counting, reckoning, count, bill, check, account, payment (of a bill), settlement (of an account), consideration, allowance
JLPT level: N3

Example sentences:

社会が利益をこうむるのだから、その勘定を支払うのは当然だ。
shakai ga rieki o koumuru no dakara, sono kanjou o shiharau no wa touzen da.
Society is getting the benefits, and it should pick up the tab.

178カ国でビジネスを行っているHPは、かつてそれぞれの国の支払勘定と受取勘定を、その国で処理していた。
hayku nanajuu hachi kakoku de bijinesu o okonatte iru echipii wa, katsute sorezore no kuni no shiharai kanjou to uketori kanjou o, sono kuni de shori shite ita.
HP, which does business in 178 countries, used to handle all its accounts payable and receivable for each individual country in that country.

勘定 (kanjou)

一つの勘定方式として価値を定め、計算を容易にする。
hitotsu no kanjou houshiki toshite kachi o sadame, keisan o youi ni suru.
It is a unit of account, which facilitates valuation and calculation.

わたしだけが、勘定を引き受けられる位置にいる、ただ一人の人間です。
watashi dake ga, kanjou o hikiukerareru ichi ni iru, tada hitori no ningen desu.
I’m the only person in a position to foot the bill.

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 计算 (jìsuàn)
Korean: 계산 (gyesan)

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