Invited him to Rome, offering him a yearly stipend of 500 ducats, and undertaking to establish and maintain his press there.
STIPEND, a fixed periodical payment or salary for services rendered.
A stipend, ranging from 5000 francs a year to 250 francs, was attached to each grade of the institution.
An Act of Assembly of 1753 declares pactions simoniacal whereby a minister or probationer before presentation and as a means of obtaining it bargains not to raise a process of augmentation of stipend or demand reparation or enlargement of his manse or glebe after induction.
Of Naples marked his recognition of Vico's merits by appointing him historiographer-royal, with a yearly stipend of t oo ducats.