NameAPI is a web API
to handle people's names
in your software.

News

16.03.2017

Version 5.2 Deployed

As announced, the new version has been installed.


02.03.2017

Version 5.2 release candidate is online

More names, more cultures.


01.11.2016

Version 5.1 Deployed

As announced, the new version has been installed.


18.10.2016

Version 5.1 release candidate is online

More names, more cultures.


12.05.2016

Version 5.0 Deployed

As announced, the new version has been installed.


Email Name Parser

The Email Name Parser extracts names out of email addresses.

  Examples by culture:
Examples:

 

Besides extracting people's names, the service also identifies typocal functional email addresses such as info@, webmaster@ etc.

While private freemail addresses are full of nick names and fantasy words, almost all business email addresses contain the owner's name.

Applications:

Address your newsletter recipients personally, even if they have never entered their name.

Automatically pre-fill the name form fields of a person after entering the email address.