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EtymologyEdit

From Latin stipendium, from stips (alms, small payment) and pendere (pay, weigh).

NounEdit

stipendium n (singular definite stipendiet, plural indefinite stipendier)

  1. scholarship (study allowance)
  2. grant
  3. bursary

InflectionEdit


LadinEdit

NounEdit

stipendium m (plural stipendiums)

  1. scholarship, bursary

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Haplologized from *stipipendium, from stips (alms, small payment) (from stipes) and pendere (pay, weigh).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

stīpendium n (genitive stīpendiī or stīpendī); second declension

  1. tax, impost, tribute, contribution
    • 100 BCE – 44 BCE, Julius Caesar, Commentarii de Bello Gallico 1.44:
      Si iterum experiri velint, se iterum paratum esse decertare; si pace uti velint, iniquum esse de stipendio recusare, quod sua voluntate ad id tempus pependerint.
      If they chose to make a second trial, he was ready to encounter them again; but if they chose to enjoy peace, it was unfair to refuse the tribute, which of their own free-will they had paid up to that time.
  2. dues
  3. pay, stipend (military)
  4. military service

DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative stīpendium stīpendia
Genitive stīpendiī
stīpendī1
stīpendiōrum
Dative stīpendiō stīpendiīs
Accusative stīpendium stīpendia
Ablative stīpendiō stīpendiīs
Vocative stīpendium stīpendia

1Found in older Latin (until the Augustan Age).

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • stipendium in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • stipendium in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • stipendium in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • stipendium in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to pay the troops: stipendium dare, numerare, persolvere militibus
    • to serve: stipendia facere, merere
    • after having completed one's service: emeritis stipendiis (Sall. Iug. 84. 2)
  • stipendium in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • stipendium in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin

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PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

stipendium n

  1. a scholarship, a grant

DeclensionEdit

Declension of stipendium 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative stipendium stipendiet stipendier stipendierna
Genitive stipendiums stipendiets stipendiers stipendiernas