Strongs Number: G2778
Orig: of Latin origin; properly, an enrollment ("census"), i.e. (by implication) a tax:--tribute.
Use: Noun Masculine
1) census (among the Romans, denoting a register and valuation of property in accordance with which taxes were paid), in the NT the tax or tribute levied on individuals and to be paid yearly. (our capitation or poll tax)
2) the coin with which the tax is paid, tribute money
For Synonyms see entry G5941