Shiro, Shirō, Shirow or Shirou may refer to:


* Amakusa Shirō (1621–1638), leader of the Shimabara Rebellion * Ken Shiro (born 1992), Japanese boxer * Shiro Azumi, Japanese football player 1923–1925 * Shiro Ichinoseki (born 1944), Japanese weightlifter * Shirō Ishii (1892–1959), Japanese microbiologist and lieutenant general *, Japanese actor and comedian * Shiro Izumi (born 1961), Japanese actor, known for the Super Sentai franchise *, Japanese artist * Shiro Kashiwa (1912–1998), Attorney General of Hawaii from 1959 * Shiro Kawase (1889–1946), Japanese admiral * Shiro Kikuhara (born 1969), Japanese football player * Shiro Kishibe (born 1949), Japanese actor * Shiro Koshinaka (born 1958), Japanese wrestler * Shiro Kuramata (1934–1991), Japanese designer * Shiro Makino (1893–1945), Japanese general at the Battle of Leyte * Shiro Maruyama (born 1948), Japanese fencer * Shirō Masamune, Japanese manga artist *, Japanese rower * Shiro Misaki, Japanese football player 1934 * Shirō Miwa, Japanese manga artist * Shiro Miya (1943–2012), Japanese enka singer * Shiro Nakamura (born 1950), Japanese car designer * Shiro Oishi (born 1942), American judo practitioner and wrestler * Shirō Sagisu (born 1957), Japanese music producer and composer * Shiro Saigo (1866–1922), Japanese judo practitioner *, Japanese film producer *, Japanese cross-country skier *Shiro Sokabe (1865-1949), Japanese Christian minister * Shiro Suzuki (born 1938), Japanese television announcer * Shiro Yadama (born 1944), Japanese author

Fictional characters

* Kamui Shiro, the main character of ''X'' * Shiro, mysterious albino girl in ''Deadman Wonderland'' * Shiro, firearms-obsessed nephew in ''Samurai Cat'' * Shiro, gamer in ''No Game No Life'' * Shiro Amada, commander in ''Mobile Suit Gundam: The 08th MS Team'' * Shirō Emiya, the main character in ''Fate/stay night'' media * Shirou Kazami, the father of protagonist of ''Onegai Teacher'' * Shirō Shimizu, young theology student in ''Jigoku'' * Takashi 'Shiro' Shirogane, black paladin in ''Voltron: Legendary Defender'' * Shiro Fujimoto, a character in ''Ao no Exorcist'' * Shiro, is a supporting character in ''Sewayaki Kitsune no Senko-san'' * Shiro Miyata, a character in the PlayStation 2 horror/stealth video game ''Forbidden Siren''


* Shiro, Texas, an unincorporated community in Grimes County * Shirou, Iran or Shur Ab, a village in Zanjan Province

Other uses

* Shiro (food), an East African stew of chickpeas or broad bean meal * Shiro (restaurant), in Ahakista, County Cork, Ireland * Shiro Games, a French video game company * Shiro, a mass of branches in the mycelium of a fungus * Apache Shiro, a software security framework * Japanese castle

See also

* Siro (disambiguation) {{disambiguation|given name|surname|geo Category:Japanese masculine given names