• Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Salop Same as Salep.
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In literature:

Lest I should forget it, let me say here that the dismissed housekeeper was engaged the very next day by the Countess of Salop.
"The Lady of the Shroud" by Bram Stoker
Salop, March 19, 1711-12.
"The Spectator, Volume 2." by Addison and Steele
Salop, March 19, 1711-12.
"The Spectator, Volumes 1, 2 and 3" by Joseph Addison and Richard Steele
They had vinegar and mustard without limitation, wine instead of spirits, sweet wort and salop.
"A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Vol. 12" by Robert Kerr
KEARN, G., Dean Farm, Willey Broseley, Salop.
"Through Palestine with the 20th Machine Gun Squadron" by Unknown
LORD KENYON, K.C.V.O., Gredington, Whitchurch, Salop.
"The Story of the Cambrian" by C. P. Gasquoine
John Bill was the son of Walter Bill, husbandman, of Wenlock, county Salop, and on the 25th July 1592 he apprenticed himself to John Norton.
"A Short History of English Printing, 1476-1898" by Henry R. Plomer
He was a husbandman, born at Salop, in 1483, and died 1635, aged 152.
"Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the Drama" by E. Cobham Brewer
Agnes had settled rather far off at the home of the Stringers, in Stockton, co. Salop.
"Shakespeare's Family" by Mrs. C. C. Stopes
He left an only daughter, who was married, in 1826, to M. G. Benson, Esq., of Lulwyche Hall, Salop.
"The Huguenots in France" by Samuel Smiles
It was dark when, after a tedious journey, the four travellers alighted at Wellington, Salop.
"The Submarine Hunters" by Percy F. Westerman
The like do they in Shropshire with the like, which hath been felled in old time, within seven miles of Salop.
"Elizabethan England" by William Harrison
Of the bordering counties, Salop, as might be expected, stood strong for the King.
"No Quarter!" by Mayne Reid
DRAYTON, MARKET, or DRAYTON-IN-HALES, a town, England, county Salop, 18 miles northeast of Shrewsbury.
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia" by Various
His physic was good butter, which the soil Of Salop yields, more sweet than candy oil.
"Dealings with the Dead, Volume I (of 2)" by A Sexton of the Old School
Now the property of Thomas d'Avenant, Esq., county Salop, his grandson.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 13, Slice 8" by Various
Si tu dis que je suis hongroise, je dis que t'es une salope.
"Sylvia & Michael" by Compton Mackenzie
Contrast with the position in these counties that obtaining in Berkshire, in Salop, and in London and its suburbs.
"The Agrarian Problem in the Sixteenth Century" by Richard Henry Tawney
This knight was a distinguished soldier, and sometime High Sheriff of Salop; he died in the year 1581.
"Nooks and Corners of Shropshire" by H. Thornhill Timmins
All over Worcestershire we looked, and into Wales, and up through Salop to where the Wrekin smiled a gracious recognition.
"From Gretna Green to Land's End" by Katharine Lee Bates

In news:

The audience reportedly threw bottles at the stage and shouted insults at the singer, including calling her "salope" which means " slut " in French.