Character name generator - One Piece
This name generator will give you 10 random names fit for a range of characters of the One Piece universe.
Character names within One Piece are incredibly diverse, with some styles only applying to a single or handful of characters. But there are a few overarching styles used for a larger amount of characters, as well as styles interwoven in different groups. In this name generator I focused on the following types of names:
- Flora and fauna: Female characters sometimes have floral names and many characters in general have animal themes. The chosen animal usually reflects the personality of the character by using real life associations of the animal used. In universe examples include Bunny Joe, Monkey D. Luffy, Doflamingo, Nico Robin, Boa Hancock and Dracule Mihawk.
- Life and literature: Many characters also have a name based on either real life people (usually pirates and explorers) or famous literary characters. I ignored literary characters for this generator, but included a large amount of real life pirates. In universe examples include Donquixote, Lafitte, Capone.
- Puns: Many characters have Japanese puns as their name. Unfortunately, I don't speak Japanese so I'm not able to include such names. I did include Japanese names as you'd find them in anime in general though.
- Regular Western names: In many cases, characters with a regular name are still either a reference to a real or fictional person or are based on one. But those based on one aren't always linked through their name. Either way, I've included such names in this generator.
Additionally, some characters have names based on food, alcoholic drinks, some groups have their own themes like Buddhist concepts for Eneru's priests or Spanish words for card suits for Doflamingo's executives, and so on. So, if you're looking for a name for your own character, the names below could offer some inspiration, but using real life references can make the names more authentic. Either way, there's a lot to pick from below.
To start, simply click on the button to generate 10 random names. Don't like the names? Simply click again to get 10 new random names.
The background image above is a low res version of an image part of the One Piece series, all rights belong to the rightful owners. This is not an official name generator, merely one inspired by this universe.