Gender: Male Pronunciation: SHY-low Meaning of Shiloh: "tranquil" Origin of Shiloh: Hebrew Shiloh's Popularity in 2018: #709

Shiloh Origin and Meaning

The name Shiloh is a boy's name of Hebrew origin meaning "tranquil".

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.

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Rank in US: #709

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Pop Culture References for the name Shiloh

Shyloh, Shylo, Shilo, Shiloe


clairels Says:


I love this name but only on a boy. It doesn't sound like a dog's name to me. The male MC of my novel is named Shiloh.

abbysawyer81 Says:


im naming my dalmatian this! it doesnt seem like a persons name to me!

Periberry Says:


not my style

strawberrydino Says:


Shiloh sounds like a name you would give to you pet, not your child. :/