When it comes to name compilation of characters. I find name generator on my scrivener program, very limited. I went back to an old friend called Behind the Name and including the Random Name Generator.
Combination of scrivener and that site makes decent combo. A spiral bound notebook(22.8×15.2 cm), mini sticky notes and a document page on scrivener is handy.
Anyways aside from several limitations of scrivener program. When you click the writing tools of that program, and click on look up thesaurus.com it will take you to that site. But I prefer the old school. Two books, Roget’s Super thesaurus and the Bibliophile’s Dictionary. The Bibliophile’s Dictionary is a handy book in my opinion, with words and phrases that would add to the writer’s tool box.
I have been thinking of getting another thesaurus. The one I have is decent enough.
To be honest with you. I haven’t gone back to writing yet. I find reading relaxing. Drinking coffee or tea with a book to read. I may need to order more books.
Anyways if you use a different word processor, such as LibreOffice, Apache Open Office, Word Perfect, or MS Office or other word processor. That website and other similar websites would make naming characters a bit easier. Take a gander at it, write down names that you like, in a notebook.