What does Shilo mean?
Shilo [shi-lo] as a name for boys (also used as girls' name Shilo). Shilo's name origin is Hebrew, and the meaning of Shilo is "His gift". Shilo is a variant form of Shiloh (Hebrew): also possibly "peace".
Associated with: gift.
(male) Shelo, Sholo, ..
(female) Shiley, Shino, ..
How popular is Shilo?
Shilo is a rare given name for males but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#74164 out of 150436, Top 49%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name statistics of Shilo for boys. Shilo was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its peak position of #2000 in the U.S. in the 1970s, but is not ranked at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2014)
Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of Shilo and corresponding names. Shiloh (#1051 a year ago) is the only other popular related form of Shilo. Other variants, like Shyloh, are seldom used. Adoption of these forms of Shilo was at its highest in 2014.
Shilo is alike in pronunciation to Shelly. Other recommended names are Atilo, Milo▲, Odilo, Philo, Quilo, Sahil, Sail, Saulo, Shalom, Shia, Shimon, Shiva, Sholom, Sill, Sohil, Spiro, Teilo, Thilo and Zoilo. These names tend to be more commonly used than Shilo.