Salop definition

saləp
(1974-80) For Shropshire.
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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.

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Alternative form of saloop.
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An old name for Shropshire and the official name for the county between 1974 and 1980, still occasionally used in postal addresses.
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Origin of salop

  • From Latin Salopesberia or Salopescira.

    From Wiktionary