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Tribute money


  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Tribute money money paid as a tribute or tax.
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In literature:

Let us hear how he accounts for the tribute-money in the mouth of the fish.
"History of Rationalism Embracing a Survey of the Present State of Protestant Theology" by John F. Hurst
Would I not go to the Governor and tell him that Pedro would pay his brother's tribute as soon as he could earn the money?
"Anting-Anting Stories" by Sargent Kayme
Show me the tribute money.
"Coronation Anecdotes" by Giles Gossip
One piece of genuine mountain drawing, however, occurs in the landscape of Masaccio's Tribute Money.
"Modern Painters Volume I (of V)" by John Ruskin
The officer in charge made frequent stops in the valley and levied a tribute of money on all the wine merchants he could find.
"Where Strongest Tide Winds Blew" by Robert McReynolds
Show me the tribute money.
"His Last Week" by William E. Barton
What was Jesus' decision in regard to the paying of tribute money?
"The Bible Story" by Rev. Newton Marshall Hall
King Money sat on the throne, and the whole community paid tribute.
"Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern, Vol. 15" by Various
The tribute money has been paid.
"Bye-Ways" by Robert Smythe Hichens
But he is prepared to offer a tribute of money!
"Barbarossa; An Historical Novel of the XII Century." by Conrad von Bolanden
He then refused the customary tribute to the Porte, and coined money in his own name.
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia. Vol. 1 Part 1" by Various
This tribute has since been compromised for money.
"A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 9 (of 10)" by Fran├žois-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)
Upon arriving at Algiers, they found that the Dey had just received a large amount of tribute money from an English fleet.
"Four American Naval Heroes" by Mabel Beebe
This method of evasion is also exemplified in the case of the tribute money.
"Ludicrous Aspects Of Christianity" by Austin Holyoak
And Matthew alone narrates the catching of the fish with the tribute money.
"The Supernatural Claims Of Christianity Tried By Two Of Its Own Rules" by Lionel Lisle
The chief duties of these native officials consist in seeing that the proper amount of tribute or head-money is duly collected.
"Narrative of the Circumnavigation of the Globe by the Austrian Frigate Novara, Volume II" by Karl Ritter von Scherzer
Titian painted his great picture of "The Tribute Money," now in the Dresden Gallery, in answer to a taunt that Venetian art had no finish.
"Curiosities of Christian History" by Croake James
Shew me the tribute money.
"Titian; a collection of fifteen pictures and a portrait of the painter" by Estelle Hurll
The government was levying tribute on the basis of the inflated money.
"The Iron Ration" by George Abel Schreiner
They suggested an increase of tribute as a means of securing more money.
"The Audiencia in the Spanish Colonies" by Charles Henry Cunningham

In news:

Gilbert's no stranger to tackling money-making projects or B-movie tributes, but if Fatima is intended as a shameless glomming onto a pop-culture trend already on its way out, then it's an odd one.
Fans would pay good money just to see one of the many artists that took the stage during Saturday night's (Nov 17) Jimi Hendrix tribute concert at the Experience Music Project in Seattle, Wash.
Motley Crue Tribute Includes Jack Daniel's Bottles to Raise Money for Charity.