Obsolete (1974-80) for Shropshire2
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Derived forms Salopian (Saˈlopian) (səˈloʊpiən
) adjective, noun
Word origin of 'Salop'short for Early ME Salopescira < OE Scropscir, contr. < Scrobbesbyrigscir, Shropshire