stipendium

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

stipendium n (singular definite stipendiet, plural indefinite stipendier)

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

Inflection[edit]


Ladin[edit]

Noun[edit]

stipendium m (plural stipendiums)

  1. scholarship, bursary

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

stīpendium n (genitive stīpendiī); 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

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative stīpendium stīpendia
genitive stīpendiī stīpendiōrum
dative stīpendiō stīpendiīs
accusative stīpendium stīpendia
ablative stīpendiō stīpendiīs
vocative stīpendium stīpendia

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • 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
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “stipendium”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • stipendium” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • 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

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

stipendium n

  1. a scholarship, a grant

Declension[edit]

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