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Gender: M Pronunciation: SHY-low Meaning of Shiloh: "tranquil" Origin of Shiloh: Hebrew Shiloh's Popularity in 2016: #871

Haunting biblical and Civil War place-name; now unisex—especially after the mega-high-profile Brangelina couple picked it for their daughter. It debuted in the Top 1000 for boys in 2015.

Many people may associate this name with the 1990s family film about a dog.

Famous People Named Shiloh

Shiloh Thomas Fernandez, American actor
Shiloh Keo, American NFL football player
Shiloh King Strong, American actor/director; brother of actor Rider Strong
Shiloh Selassie, American actor
Shiloh Silva Pownall (b. 2016), son of actress Gabriella Wilde and musician Alan Pownall

Pop Culture References for the name Shiloh

"Shiloh," novel by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor about a dog named Shiloh
Shiloh, Biblical city in Israel
Shiloh, mentioned in Genesis 49:10, in Jacob's blessing of his son Judah
Shiloh Shepherd, breed of dog
Shiloh, early band of musician Don Henley
"Shiloh," song by David Berkeley
The Battle of Shiloh, major battle in the American Civil War, fought April 6-7, 1862, in southwestern Tennessee

Shyloh, Shylo, Shilo, Shiloe