stipend

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed into late Middle English from Middle French stipende, from Latin stipendium (pay, stipend).

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  • (UK, US) IPA(key): /ˈstaɪpɛnd/, /-pn̩d/
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Noun[edit]

stipend (plural stipends)

  1. (archaic) salary [from 15th c.]
  2. A fixed payment, generally small and occurring at regular intervals; a modest allowance. [from 17th c.]
    My stipend for doing public service is barely enough to cover living expenses.
  3. A scholarship granted to a student. [from 20th c.]

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stipend (third-person singular simple present stipends, present participle stipending, simple past and past participle stipended)

  1. (obsolete or historical) To provide (someone) with a stipend. [from 15th c.]
    • 2002, Colin Jones, The Great Nation, Penguin 2003, p. 122:
      As well as enjoying links in the royal court, he was said to stipend some 200 individuals in the city of Paris to spread favourable news stories about himself.

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin stipendium

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stipend n (definite singular stipendet, indefinite plural stipend or stipender, definite plural stipenda or stipendene)

  1. a scholarship (grant made to support a student's education)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin stipendium

Noun[edit]

stipend n (definite singular stipendet, indefinite plural stipend, definite plural stipenda)

  1. a scholarship (grant, as above)

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