What Is the Random Name Picker?

Random name picker chooses a name from a list. Simply enter the names you need to decide between, and the generator will choose a name at random.

This online tool can be used to pick one or multiple names at random for a competition, raffle, prize draw, secret Santa, or any other game.

How to Use the Random Name Picker

Using the random name picker is quick and easy. Simply follow the instructions below:

  1. Enter a list of names, with one name per line.
  2. Enter the number of names you want the tool to choose.
  3. Tap "Pick a Random Name" to get the name(s).

To select a name with the wheel, simply use the random name wheel.

Uses of the Random Name Picker

Anyone can use the random name picker to select a name or username at random. Teachers, bosses, social media influencers, couples, sports coaches, parents, and retailers can find the tool useful for choosing a name at random.

Consider using the random name picker to:

  • Choose a raffle winner
  • Pick a competition winner at random
  • Decide between several baby names
  • Select team players for a game or sport
  • Randomly distribute prizes
  • Determine which restaurant to eat at for dinner
  • Identify a random person to present at work
  • Choose a student in class to answer a question


The online draw tool is exclusively for educational or entertainment purposes. By using our website, you agree that we are not liable for any losses or damages.

Additionally, you cannot use this tool for lottery purposes, as online lottery activities are subject to national regulations and require formal authorization.