To use a name generator such as Fake Name Generator, choose a gender, country and name set and then press the Generate button to see some name suggestions. Fake Name Generator also offers advanced options that restrict the range of names that the generator can choose from.
Name generators choose a name at random from a large pool of possible names. Users can choose to view only male or female names or to generate names corresponding to a certain country or ethnic group. Fake Name Generator also has advanced options that allow users to select an age range for the names they generate and restrict the generator to a certain state or region.
Authors and players or role playing games sometimes use name generators to create names for their characters. Rinkworks Fantasy Name Generator can even suggest names for places, dragons and Pokemon. Users can choose an option from the dropdown menu to generate only long names, short names, names with lots of vowels, or names with apostrophes or dashes. By using the advanced interface of Rinkworks Fantasy Name Generator, users can specify the number of vowels or consonants or the starting string of letters for the name being generated.