Get your own Chinese name based on your English name and find out your sign in the Chinese Zodiac! Simply type in your first and last name, select what kind of characteristics you want to be expressed in the name, select your gender, enter your birthdate and press "Get a Name!".

Note that the namer will likely give a different name each time you use it. You can read my explanation why this is. You can also read my privacy policy.

Given Name:
Family Name:
Desired Essence of the Name:
Your Gender:
Your Birthdate:

Note: The names produced by this program may not be sold to others. This program or the names generated may not be used in any commercial activity without permission of the website owner.

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Name Your Baby in Chinese (available from
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