Meaning of scrippage in English:


Pronunciation /ˈskrɪpɪdʒ/


archaic, historical
  • The contents of a bag or scrip; (also) bags collectively; baggage. Chiefly in "scrip and scrippage" (modelled on and frequently in collocation with bag and baggage): bags and belongings taken on a journey.

    Probably chiefly after Shakespeare's use.


Early 17th century; earliest use found in William Shakespeare (1564–1616), playwright and poet. From scrip + -age, after baggage.