What does Shiloh mean?
Shiloh /shi-loh/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name (also used less widely as boys' name Shiloh) is pronounced SHY-loh. It is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Shiloh is "His gift".
Also possibly "peace". Biblical place name. Shiloh is also the site of a crucial battle in the American Civil War. Actor Brad Pitt and actress Angelina Jolie named their daughter Shiloh Nouvel Jolie-Pitt.
How popular is Shiloh?
Shiloh is a somewhat popular first name for females (#4105 out of 4276, Top 96%) and an even more popular surname for both adults and children (#71143 out of 150436, Top 47%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Shiloh for girls. Shiloh entered the list in 2007 and reached its highest position of #596 in the U.S. in 2009, and is at #609 currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)