How to Get the Gender of a First Name using Go

Perhaps the most important determination of any person’s gender is the way that person chooses to outwardly identify themselves. Without access to that user-supplied information, however, much can be determined instead from first names and the cultures they originate from. Our “Get Gender from First Name” API takes both name & country of origin into account to determine the gender most likely associated with a given name, and it supplies that gender as a string value in response. The request format for this API can be structured following the below JSON example (or XML equivalent):

Below, complementary ready-to-run Golang code examples have been provided from our API documentation page to help you structure your API call with ease. To complete your API call, you’ll need a free-tier Cloudmersive API key at minimum, which you can get by registering a free account on our website (free-tier keys yield a limit of 800 API calls per month; no financial commitments are incurred upon reaching this limit).

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