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sti·pend

 (stī′pĕnd′, -pənd)
n.
A fixed and regular payment, such as a salary for services rendered or an allowance.

[Middle English stipendie, from Old French, from Latin stīpendium, soldier's pay, from *stipipendium : stips, stip-, a small payment + pendere, to weigh, pay; see suspend.]

stipend

(ˈstaɪpɛnd)
n
(Industrial Relations & HR Terms) a fixed or regular amount of money paid as a salary or allowance, as to a clergyman
[C15: from Old French stipende, from Latin stīpendium tax, from stips a contribution + pendere to pay out]

sti•pend

(ˈstaɪ pɛnd)

n.
1. a periodic payment, esp. a scholarship or fellowship allowance granted to a student.
2. fixed or regular pay; salary.
[1400–50; late Middle English stipendie < Latin stīpendium soldier's pay, syncopated variant of *stipipendium=stipi-, comb. form of stips a coin + pend(ere) to weigh out, pay + -ium -ium1]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.stipend - a sum of money allotted on a regular basis; usually for some specific purpose
regular payment - a payment made at regular times
prebend - the stipend assigned by a cathedral to a canon

stipend

noun grant, award, subsidy, allowance, donation, endowment, allocation, benefaction Olympic probables receive a stipend of £6000 of lottery money a year.

stipend

noun
Translations

stipend

[ˈstaɪpend] Nsalario m, estipendio m

stipend

[ˈstaɪpɛnd] n
(mainly British) [vicar, magistrate] → traitement m

stipend

n (esp Brit: for official, clergyman) → Gehalt nt; (US: for student) → Stipendium nt

stipend

[ˈstaɪpɛnd] ncongrua