Miscalculation vs Misreckoning - What's the difference?

miscalculation | misreckoning |

As nouns the difference between miscalculation and misreckoning

is that miscalculation is an incorrect or mistaken calculation while misreckoning is a false reckoning; a miscalculation.

As a verb misreckoning is





(en noun)
  • An incorrect or mistaken calculation
  • misreckoning



  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • A false reckoning; a miscalculation.
  • *1603 , (John Florio), translating Michel de Montaigne, Essays , III.11:
  • *:And if by such a meane we might provide for times to come, appoynting that after the revolution of such or such a number of yeares, that extraordinary day might for ever be eclipsed; so that our misreckoning should not henceforward exceede foure and twenty houres.