Definition of Salopian in English:



  • Relating to or characteristic of the English county of Salop, now known as Shropshire, or its inhabitants.

    ‘the Salopian pub’
    • ‘In our family, for a number of generations, we have used the Salopian surname Sambrook for boys and girls.’
    • ‘The tones were full of that familiar but distinctive accent with its mix of urban West Midland and rural Salopian.’
    • ‘It's very difficult to imagine his current spouse pulling pints for the Salopian drinkers.’


  • A native or inhabitant of the English county of Salop, now known as Shropshire.

    ‘the daughter of a Salopian’
    • ‘Salopians are renowned for their generosity.’
    • ‘It's not just through the airwaves that Salopians are connecting with their favourite radio station.’
    • ‘Magnus was an active Salopian, serving as a county councillor, alderman, and chairman of the planning committee.’
    • ‘Forgive me my pedantry, but as an adopted Salopian and a former resident of that town, may I point out that there is no "e" in Bridgnorth.’
    • ‘Chris talks to proud Salopians who simply won't live anywhere else, and charts how the County has changed whilst they have been in residence.’