gender 0.7.0

Gender Extension

Gender PHP extension is a port of the gender.c program originally written by Joerg Michael. The main purpose is to find out the gender of firstnames. The name dictionary contains >40000 firstnames from 54 countries.

License: BSD 2-clause


* ported new api version with partial unicode support
* updated dictionary file (need to run the postinstall script)
* several community bugfixes (many thanks rrichards, johannes, kalle)
* Gender class is now in the Gender namespace on PHP v5.3+