Cool elf names! The Elf Name Generator makes all kind of elf names from blood and night elf's to wood and blood elf's. The generator makes over 8 million unique and random elf names.

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Elf Name Generator

The Elf Name Generator will make cool elf names for you. Use them for your online role playing games (rpg) and other online games, characters, avatars, forums or social networks.

The Elf Name Generator uses short syllables like alf, dork, ulf, fir to create elf names like alfir or ulfdork. A random algorithm controls the final output.

Elf Names

Elf names can have very different origins and feels depending on how you create them. They can be borrowed from locale folklore, literature like Tolkien or they can be generated randomly and based on a fantasy universe.

Which kind of elf names different people prefer depends both on the actual context they should be used in. And of course also of your personal preferences. What some find cool other might find stupid or ridiculous.

List of Elf Names

The name generator now saves all your generated names to a list. So even though you might click the button at full speed you will not miss a single name.

Just remember to copy the list and paste it into an email, a blog post or a word document, before you leave the page.

Ideas for Elf Names

If you don't find the perfect elf name you are looking for you are looking for, the Elf Name Generator will give your inspiration to make one your self. Just take all the suggestions and generate your own ideas from that.

Elf Names

Good elf names should have the right elvish ring and make your elf character stand out from the crowd.

In modern RPG and literature, there are several different elves races or elf sub races to choose from.

Therefore the elf generator use a broad range of fantasy names and words, which send different signals. As a consequence the elf names can be used for all these races:

  • Dark Elves
  • Blood Elves
  • Wood Elves
  • Night Elves
  • Light Elves

How to make cool elf names

Elf names can be made in many ways. You can borrow old names from folklore, history or literature. And you can find lots of inspiration in Role Playing Games and RPG literature.

Elf names from common words

You can also generate your elf name from an ordinary word. Change random vowels or other letters till you get something that sound like a cool elvish name.

  • Table to tublor
  • Basket to buskat
  • Girl to Groll
  • Falcon to Fiklon
  • Lady to Ledi
  • Female to femla

Thee words can actual bear some resemblance with well known words and can borrow some meanings and familiarity from them and at the same time seem new and interesting.

Elvish names from ordinary names

Another method is to take a normal real life name and change some of the letters. Either vowels or consonants or a some of both.

  • Peter to Pator
  • Clive to Cleva
  • Elvis to Elfos
  • Hugo to Hagi
  • Richard to Ribard

Both of above methods are very good and useful, when you want to come up with some really special, creative and cool names.

Elf names by the generator

The Elf Name Generator uses fantasy names to create the base. They are in general made by some basic syllables.

  • alf
  • dorn
  • wit
  • far

The final touch

After that process the elf names are sorted manually. Those without the right feel are removed. And the same are those who is hard to pronounce or articulate. And new ones are added with inspiration from the randomly generated names.

And finally the generator is run to refine and create the final elf names.

Male and female elf names

55% of names generated are male, the remaining are female elf names.

But all the elvish names are fantasy name, which makes it difficult to decide if the output is male or female. So many of the generated names can be used for both female elves and male elves. It's all down to your taste and personal preferences.