Colonial American Name Generator

Generate Colonial American names randomly, Each name has its meaning for your reference. Such as Abigail means Father's Joy Alexander means Defender Of The People You can choose the name you like best to use.


Bold, genuine (M)


Yahweh is God (Male)


to heal (male)


Gracious (F)


Some good ideas for generating Colonial American names:

Research popular names from Colonial America.

Look up historical figures from the time period and use their names as inspiration.

Consider the person's occupation when choosing a name (e.g. Mason, Cooper).

Use surnames that were common during the time period (e.g. Smith, Johnson).

Use names of important historical events or places from Colonial America (e.g. Plymouth, Salem).

Consider using traditional English names from the time period (e.g. Elizabeth, John).

Use names of famous American authors or poets who lived during Colonial times (e.g. Edgar, Nathaniel).

Research the naming conventions of the time period (e.g. using family names as first names).

Take inspiration from the natural world (e.g. Forest, River).

Look to the Bible for inspiration (e.g. Peter, Rachel).

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