(φόρος/phóros, plural phóroi, 'tribute', 'contribution', from phérein, 'carry', 'take', 'bring').
Phóroi were payments by states to a superior power or to an organization to which they belonged. In particular phoros was the term for the financial contributions made by the members of the Delian League.
B. Size and administration
At the foundation of the Delian League in …