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

News

23.02.2021

Europe under the Microscope

Recently, around 10,000 new Turkish family names have been added to our database thanks to the...


27.01.2021

An Expanding International Team

The number one rule of data is that it needs to be accurate; needless to say, we make it our top...


12.01.2021

Numbers Don't Lie

2020 was a prolific year in terms of the expansion of our database. We focused on family names and...


09.03.2020

Exceptional Times, Smart Actions

Our freelancers are working from home to ensure the quality of our Chinese, Finnish and Moldovan...


12.02.2020

New International Collaborators!

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


Email Name Parser

The Email Name Parser extracts names out of email addresses.

  Examples by culture:
Examples:

 

Developer: see the technical specification of the REST service.

 

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.