by Glenn Jones, published on 21/08/19
I’ve created the gem
silly-id to generate random names in a heroku-like manner, based on your locale. I’ve forked it from an existing heroku-like name generator called
haikunator, and I’ve extended it to select the nouns and adjectives based on your locale.
To change the locale used, set your appropriate locale using
For the first release, English and Dutch are supported, as those are the use-cases I needed to support myself.
If you’d like to contribute, or have a look at the code, have a look at silly-id on Github. The gem itself is hosted on RubyGems: silly-id.