- Salop was an old name for Shropshire in western England.
An example of Salop is a counry in western England that touches Wales on the west.
Salop definition by Webster's New World
(1974-80) for Shropshire
Origin: short for Early Middle English Salopescira ; from Old English Scropscir, contr. ; from Scrobbesbyrigscir, Shropshire
- Salopian adjective, noun