An example of an honorarium is a small payment made to a mayor of another town after the mayor traveled for two days to make a presentation at another city council in the state.
Origin of honorariumClassical Latin honorarium (donum), honorary (gift)
nounpl. hon·o·rar·i·ums or hon·o·rar·i·a
Origin of honorariumLatin hon&omacron;rarium, from neuter of hon&omacron;rarius, honorary, from honor, honor.
(plural honorariums or honoraria)
- Compensation for services that do not have a predetermined value.