As the Japanese idiom goes: “Ten men, ten colors.” If you’re looking for Japanese character names, this random character name generator is built to be a starting point! Each name is computer-generated and we encourage you to do further research on naming traditions and meanings for your exact region.
Note: In Japanese, surnames come before the first name. This is the convention that we have used here.
Generated 5 random names
First name means: "Safe residence."
First name means: "True bow; a great archer."
First name means: "Shining child."
First name means: "Victorious."
First name means: "Beautiful sails."
Any of these names are yours to use — though we’d be delighted if you dropped us the
success story at email@example.com!
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