emeritum


emeritum
noun /ɪˈmɛɹɪtəm/
A bounty awarded to a soldier upon the completion of his term of service.

At the expiration of the term of service, the soldiers received a bounty or donation in land or money, which was sometimes called emeritum; those who had served their time out being also called emeriti.


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  • VETERANUS — miles vetus diu exercitatus, oppositus tyroni. Item post absoluta stipendia militiâ dimissus, idem cum Emerito. Hos in fronte exercitus locandos esse, docet apud Homerum, Il. δ. Nestor: cui Xenophon subscribit, Memor. l. 3. Nec e Romanis militiae …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • SANTONI — inter 14. gentes Aquitanis adiacentes, eisque contributas, inter Garumnam et Ligerim numerantur a Strabone, cum Pictonibus. De his Lucan. l. 1. v. 422. Gaudetque amotô Santonus hoste. Alias Santones: Sic Andi et Andes, Turoni et Turones etc.… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • STIPENDIUM — a STIPE dictum, quod aes quoque stipem dicebant: Nam quod asses librae pondo erant, qui acceperant maiorem numerum, non in arca ponebant, sed in aliqua cella stipabant. M. Vatro de L. L. l. 4. et verbo pendo, quasi Stipipendium, quod ante nummum… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • ЭМЕРИТУРА — ЭМЕРИТАЛЬНАЯ КАССА, ЭМЕРИТУРА (от лат. emeritus заслуженный). Капитал, составленный из взносов служащих, для производства из него отставным чиновникам дополнительной пенсии. Словарь иностранных слов, вошедших в состав русского языка. Чудинов А.Н …   Словарь иностранных слов русского языка

  • Emerĭtus — (lat., röm. Ant.), Soldat, der seine Zeit (ein Prätorianer 15, ein Liniensoldat 20 Jahre) ausgedient hatte; Emerĭtum, ihre Belohnung an Geld od. Ländereien; 2) jetzt einer, der, nachdem er viele Jahre im Staats od. Kirchendienste gestanden hat,… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Меерида — город, Испания. Основан в 25 г. до н. э. и назван в честь рим. императора Augusta Emerita Августа ветеранская (латин. emeritum солдатская пенсия за выслугу ); совр. исп. Merida. Географические названия мира: Топонимический словарь. М: АСТ.… …   Географическая энциклопедия

  • emeritus — 1. adjective retired, but retaining an honorific version of previous title; especially used with professor. 2. noun A person retired in this sense (feminine form emerita) …   Wiktionary

  • LEONTIUS II — LEONTIUS II. maritus Placidinae ex Imperatorum sanguine, illâ dimissâ, Ep. Evasit. Emeritum, qui favore Claotarii I. Ep. Santonum factus erat, Synodo celebratâ, deposuit: Chereberto fil. Clotarii succensente. Obiit sub fin. Sec. 6. Gregor. Tur.… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • NUMEN — idem proprie quod nutus: hinc Numen divinum, et Numen κατ᾿ ἀντωνομασίαν, vis, potentia cuiusque Dei, apud Scriptores Ethnicos, qua de re vide Casp. Barthium Adversariorum Comm. l. 24. c. 10. Item veneratio, quae pro Numinibus dabatur arboribus… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • PHORBAS — I. PHORBAS Archon Athenis τῶ διὰ βιου V. excepit Thirsippum, circa tempora Rehabeami Regis praefuit annos 31. successore Megacle quem vide. II. PHORBAS Argivorum Rex, sextus; aliis quintus post Criasum fratrem, A. M. 2466. Regnavit ann. 35.… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale


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