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Individual Name Matching Determine Name Origin API

This API provides the likely name origin for an individual name, including international character sets.

AI, a specialized language model, heuristics, phonetics, specific knowledge bases, categorization hierarchies, contextual machine learning, and other various algorithms are used as the basis of identifying the name origin.

Examples of Name Origin Results.
Name Origin
Kai J. Haaskavi Finland
Orhan Pamuk Turkey
Fernando Pessoa Portugal
Isabel Allende Chile
Thongchai Jaidee Thailand
ท้าวสุรนาร Thailand
姚明 China
Michael Pan China
Björn Andrésen Sweden
גולדה מאיר Israel
Александр Пушкин Russia
Ειρήνη Παπά Greece
Nguyễn Thị Thiên Thanh Vietnam
向井 千秋 Japan
Chieko Suzuki Japan
김연아 Korea

Service API Endpoint:

Calling Structure:[licensekey]&name=[individual name]

Input Parameters:
License: Your Interzoid-issued API key
Name: Individual's name

Output Parameters:
Origin: Likely country of origin based on name

Sample URL Query:*****&name=Pierre Bonaparte
Sample JSON Output:
You can also set a header value for your API License Key (*recommended for production environments):
Curl Example:
curl --header "x-api-key: fh5hs7*****" "*****&name=Pierre%20Bonaparte"
(Note: from the command line, '%20' is required to embed spaces)

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