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

News

12.02.2020

New international collaborators!

January has been a busy month at our office, as we have several new international collaborators.


15.03.2019

New Name Database

We are glad to announce that a new database version has been deployed.


19.09.2018

Dutch Names Imported

Around 15,000 Dutch surnames were imported into the NameAPI database!


30.07.2018

New DB Version

We are happy to announce that a new DB version has been deployed.


30.11.2017

Version 5.3 Deployed

New version 5.3 available.


Name Formatter

The Name Formatter displays personal names in the desired form. This includes the order as well as upper and lower case writing.

  Examples by culture:
Examples:

  Examples by culture:
Examples:


  Examples by culture:
Examples:

 

Developer: see the technical specification of the REST service.

 

Applications

  • Prettify sloppily entered user data before storing.
  • Prettify names before addressing the person.
  • Prettify records in a database containing only upper case letters.