STIPEND, a fixed periodical payment or salary for services rendered.
Invited him to Rome, offering him a yearly stipend of 500 ducats, and undertaking to establish and maintain his press there.
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 France, who assigned an annual stipend of two thousand livres to the editor during its publication, and placed at his disposal the royal printing-press.