1) a soldier's pay, allowance
1a) that part of the soldier's support given in place of pay [i.e. rations] and the money in which he is paid
2) metaphorically wages: hire or pay of sin
Part of Speech: noun neuter
Citing in TDNT: 5:591, 752
Neuter of a presumed derivative of the same as G3795; rations for a soldier, that is, (by extension) his stipend or pay: - wages.