Shiloh - boys name

Shiloh name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 83%

Shiloh name meaning:

The name Shiloh is of Hebrew origin and has various meanings depending on the interpretation. In Hebrew, Shiloh can mean "tranquil" or "peaceful." It is also associated with the term "Messiah" or "the one to whom it belongs." In the Bible, Shiloh is mentioned as a peaceful city where the Ark of the Covenant was kept before the construction of the Temple in Jerusalem.

In recent years, Shiloh has gained popularity as a feminine name, particularly in the United States. The name carries a sense of calmness and tranquility, symbolizing peace and harmony. It can also be seen as an homage to the biblical city, representing a connection to spirituality and divine guidance. Shiloh is a unique and distinctive name choice for parents looking for a combination of biblical significance and a serene atmosphere for their daughter.

Origin: Biblical

Peace, abundance (name of a city). Non-gerderized Biblical name.


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Overall UK ranking: 825 out of 4789

38 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (1265)

Historical popularity of Shiloh

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