Salop

[sal-uh p]
Related formsSa·lo·pi·an [suh-loh-pee-uh n] /səˈloʊ pi ən/, adjective, noun
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Salopian

noun
  1. a native or inhabitant of Shropshire
adjective
  1. of or relating to Shropshire or its inhabitants

Word Origin for Salopian

from Salop, a former name of Shropshire

Salop

noun
  1. a former name (1974–80) of Shropshire
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Word Origin and History for salopian

Salopian

adj.

"pertaining to Shropshire;" see Shropshire.

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