Shippon Ship"pon, n. A cowhouse; a shippen. [Prov. Eng.] [1913 Webster]

Bessy would either do fieldwork, or attend to the cows, the shippon, or churn, or make cheese. --Dickens. [1913 Webster]

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  • shippon — noun /ˈʃɪpən/ A cattle shed. He almost reached the timberline – but there the weather changed, a damp fog enveloped him, and he spent a couple of hours shivering all alone in a smelly shippon, waiting for the whirling mists to uncover the sun… …   Wiktionary

  • shippon — /ship euhn/, n. Brit. Dial. a cow barn or cattle shed. Also, shippen. [bef. 900; ME schepon, OE scypen; c. G Schuppen; akin to SHOP] * * * …   Universalium

  • shippon — Mawdesley Glossary a cow shed …   English dialects glossary

  • shippon — [ ʃɪp(ə)n] (also shippen) noun dialect a cattle shed. Origin OE scypen, of Gmc origin …   English new terms dictionary

  • shippon — ship·pon …   English syllables

  • shippon — ˈshipən variant of shippen …   Useful english dictionary

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