geographical name 1. locality SW Tennessee; site of Civil War battle 2. village ancient Palestine W of Jordan River on slope of Mt. Ephraim

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  • Shiloh — or Shilo may refer to:People* Shiloh (given name) * Shiloh Nouvel Jolie Pitt, daughter of Angelina Jolie and Brad PittReligion* Shiloh (Bible), a city appearing in the Bible * Shiloh (church camp) * Shiloh Youth Revival Centers, a communal… …   Wikipedia

  • Shiloh — steht für folgende Personen: Shiloh (engl. Schreibweise), biblische Person aus dem Alten Testament, 1. Mose 49,10, in Jakobs Segnungen, siehe Schilo (biblische Person) Shiloh Nouvel Jolie Pitt, erste leibliche Tochter von Angelina Jolie und Brad… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Shiloh — Shiloh, AL U.S. town in Alabama Population (2000): 289 Housing Units (2000): 135 Land area (2000): 1.715174 sq. miles (4.442281 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.715174 sq. miles (4.442281 sq.… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • SHILOH — (Heb. שִׁלֹה, שִׁלוֹ, שִׁילֹה), the amphictyonic capital of Israel in the time of the Judges, situated north of Beth El, east of the Beth El Shechem highway and south of Lebonah (Judg. 21:19), in the mountains of the territory of Ephraim. Under… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Shiloh — Shi loh (sh[=i] l[=o]), n. [Heb. sh[=i]l[=o]h, literally, quiet, rest, fr. sh[=a]l[=a]h to rest.] (Script.) A word used by Jacob on his deathbed, and interpreted variously, as the Messiah, or as the city Shiloh, or as Rest. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Shiloh — village on the West Bank, perhaps from an alteration of Heb. shalo to be peaceful …   Etymology dictionary

  • Shiloh — [shī′lō] [after an ancient town in Israel: see Josh. 18:1] national military park in SW Tenn., on the Tennessee River: scene of a Civil War battle (1862) …   English World dictionary

  • Shiloh — Shaïlo Pour les articles homonymes, voir Shiloh (homonymie). Shaïlo (Shiloh) est un film américain réalisé par Dale Rosenbloom en 1996. Il s agit d une histoire d amitié entre un garçon, Marty Preston, et un beagle, Shiloh. Le film est une… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Shiloh —    Generally understood as denoting the Messiah, the peaceful one, as the word signifies (Gen. 49:10). The Vulgate Version translates the word, he who is to be sent, in allusion to the Messiah; the Revised Version, margin, till he come to Shiloh; …   Easton's Bible Dictionary

  • Shiloh — 1 Original name in latin Shiloh Name in other language State code US Continent/City America/Chicago longitude 38.56144 latitude 89.89732 altitude 201 Population 12651 Date 2011 05 14 2 Original name in latin Shiloh Name in other language State… …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Shiloh — /shuy loh/, n. 1. a national park in SW Tennessee: Civil War battle 1862. 2. an ancient town in central Palestine, west of the Jordan River. * * * ▪ ancient city, Palestine       Canaanite town that became the central sanctuary site of the… …   Universalium

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