- A person from Shropshire.
(comparative more Salopian, superlative most Salopian)
- (UK) of or from Shropshire
- (UK, chiefly Shropshire) of or from Shrewsbury
From Salop (an abbreviation of Anglo-Norman Salopesberia, from Old English Scrobbesbyrig (“Shropshire”)) + -ian.
Variant of Salop
Origin of Salopshort for Early Middle English Salopescira ; from Old English Scropscir, contr. ; from Scrobbesbyrigscir, Shropshire