Definition of shippon in English:
A cattle shed.
- Her body was not discovered until shortly after lunchtime yesterday when officers found it concealed in a shippon, or cowshed.
- Another picture on the wall was of a farm worker entering a shippon with a three-legged milking stool in one hand and a milking bucket in the other.
- They built a slaughterhouse and a place for sheep dipping and numerous shippons to accommodate cattle bought off the Irish cattle dealers each week for the High Street market.
Old English scypen, of Germanic origin.