Logout My Stuff Login Register. Results 1 to 7 of 7. Thread: Fantasy Last Names. Join Date Apr Posts Fantasy Last Names This is something I've always been terrible at; surnames. I'm looking for uncommon, classic-sounding names. Or just anything you an think of. I'm not feeling incredibly profound at the moment. Check back later. Erm, Bump? Fantasy last names, you say? Fantasy names are tricky--surnames especially.
Before you get too caught up, though, think hard about if you need surnames in your world.Fantasy Name Generator with Machine Learning - 4. Giving the Computer Feedback
If you're writing alternate-world, though, you might want to think harder about it: Is this the sort of world where they'd need last names? Would they use career names builder, fletcher, fisher? Would last names denote anything special?
Sometimes you may just want to knock a modifier onto the end--that's how last names developed at least if you judge based off of my Limited Naming Knowledge. John of the Forest needs to be able to tell the difference between himself and John the Butcher.
Depending on how far along your world is on the technological scale, these appellations may or may not have evolved into full-fledged surnames, and you'll want to name appropriately.
Most if not all of your surnames should probably be recognizable as having evolved from something. And if you have any constructed languages, now's the time to use them. But I don't. So I can't talk about that. Something else to consider is how surnames could contribute to setting.
In Jill Williamson 's Blood of Kings trilogy, last names that are animals denote someone as being a "stray. It would help to keep to one or two similar ones to give them all the same sound, but that's advice I always ignore, so take it with a grain of salt. Some specific ones I think might fit your world? Dalca Cecil which, come to think of it, would also work quite well as a first name Morgan Kendrick Maddox Yates Most importantly, though, have fun with it.
Names don't make or break your story--story does. Feel free to totally ignore everything I've said. I tend to overthink these things, and I toss my overthinkings out here for you all to muse on. What matters most is that you have fun writing. Hi there. My pen name is Diana or akky, whichever you prefer. I'm here to find names for characters, not babies, though I do love working with kids. Join Date Mar Posts Of course, we know how that ended for her.
If Juliet had had access to a good fantasy name generator, she might have thought differently about names. A good fantasy name is a rare jewel. Not only do they define a character, but they sound otherworldly and yet believable. A fantasy name generator is exactly what it sounds like: an algorithm in which you plug in certain signifiers, and it randomly generates a name.
Some generators are very basic, while others have more features and give users more control over the names they generate. There are tons of great fantasy name generators out there. Consider this, though: how many other word processing programs do you know that provide a random name generator, right in the program itself? Just set the indicators, and with a click of a button, you can generate up to names at one time. Each major category has sub-categories to choose from, like human, goblin, elf, etc.
Looking for some good name ideas for other things, like battles, dungeons, or…pizzerias? Yep, they have that too. Each generator can only generate up to ten names at a time, but you can click away as often as you wish. Behind the Name is a name generator and name meaning site with a unique twist. In addition to generating random names, you can also generate random life stories. Behind the Name also includes a rather exhaustive list of name meanings, from Asian, European and African origin.
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This site is an even simpler name generator, but it contains your most basic needs: human, elf, dwarf, orc, etc. You can set the names to be short, medium, or long, and clicking generate opens up a new page where the list appears. This one may take several tries to find the best name.
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I just want to thank you for coming up with all of this! Oh my god! I totally love your Names…Let me use some of them in my Fiction. I was having a hard time coming up with a name for one of the cities in my story and this really helped. Thanks you soooooo much! Hi…i really like the list it helped me with making my stories. Hey Jem! Thanks, glad you liked the names and the list helped!
Happy writing!My favorite names. All Fantasy Name Generators. The alien name generator generates 21 random fantasy alien names each time you may use it in many places. Alien looks like what is not yet conclusive, we can only know aliens through books and movies, so we only have an abstract concept of aliens, and many movies for alien sound, appearance, height and weight give different descriptions, so the names generated by this generator also has a variety of styles, some names pay more attention to alien pronunciation, some names pay more attention to the appearance of aliens, there are some pay attention to the alien character, it is the character that we ourselves add to the aliens, of course all names are very fantastic.
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Enter Your Preferred Letter s.A last name, a surname, and a family name are all the same thing. All 3 refer to the portion of a persons name that identifies which family they belong to.
For example, in the fictional name John Williams Smith, Smith is the last name. A last name says a lot about a person, so if you are looking for a last name for a character in a movie, play, book, etc. Our last name generator has a large list last names. You are sure to find the one you are looking for. Click on any last name if you want to find out more information about it.
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The Hispanic Name generator generates 15 Hispanic names defaultly, each name corresponds to gender. You can generate the specified quantity and specified gender of the names, Males and females share common last names, we have more than male and female names, more than last names. I'm sure you'll find one you like. In a Hispanic name, the name is usually composed of a given name and two surnames, given name followed by two surnames.
The first surname inherits the father's first surname, and the second surname inherits the mother's first surname, but this is not fixed, especially in recent years. In everyday life, usually use given name and a surname, the full name two surnames are usually used in official documents.
Generate the name of 50 nationalities, include first name given namemiddle name, last name surname, family name. Copyright c WorldNameGenerator. Hispanic Name Generator. You can generate up to 50 Hispanic names at a time, click the refresh button to get more.Using this site means trees will be planted. Hey there and welcome to my site. As you can see there's a lot to explore, but if you're looking for names you're at the right place. There are over name generators, as well as many description generators, guides and various tools you might find helpful.
But if you have an idea for what I could add or if you want to submit a name, message or other feedback feel free to contact me. Love, - Emily. There are still some missing pages and probably a few bugs I haven't managed to squash yet, but the Spanish translation of my site is now, finally, up and running! If you come across any broken links or bugs, let me know and I'll fix the issue asap.
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