How To Find Someone’s Real Name On Snapchat: Lookup Tool

Your Quick Answer:

To find someone’s real name on Snapchat, sometimes that person’s Snap profile is enough. There you will find all the details about him.

Open your Snapchat, on the search bar, type the username of the targeted person and from the result list, select and open his account.

Another way is by searching through the Snapchat lookup tool. Generally, there are many such tools, go with “Searching For Owner (”

Open the website, type the username, and select “Full name”. Also, add the other information asked and in a few seconds, the result will be on the screen.

🔴 How To Use:

Step 1: First of all, open the Snapchat Real Name Finder tool.

Step 2: Then, enter the username or ID of the Snapchat account for which you want to find the real name.

Step 3: After that, click on the ‘Find Real Name’ button.

Step 4: Now, the tool will search for the real name associated with the provided username or ID.

It will provide you with information about who is behind the username, revealing the real name associated with the Snapchat account.

How to Find Someone’s Real Name on Snapchat:

To find someone’s real name on Snapchat, you can follow the below methods:

1. Using BeenVerified Lookup Tool

Many lookup tools can help you find the real name by adding some general information. One such tool, very popular for Snapchat findings, is “BeenVerified”.

🔴 Steps To Use:

Step 1: Open the website using the official link (

Step 2: On the space, enter the “Username” of the person and hit “Search” and select “Full Name”.

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Step 3: On the next page, ‘tick’ on the terms and “continue”.

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click on their terms and conditions to proceed further

Step 4: Thereafter, you will be asked to add your email address and some other information. The results will appear on the screen after a few seconds.

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first and last name

Step 5: More the information you put, the more accurate will be the result.

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2. Using Whitepages

Just you can use this method by using Whitepages, an online directory for people to search. Please note that not all individuals may be listed on Whitepages.

Step 1: First, search for Whitepages on Google or visit their homepage.

Step 2: Then, enter the Snapchat username or any additional information you have about the person on Whitepages’ search bar.

Step 3: Next, browse through the search results to see if there are any matching profiles or associated information that reveals the person’s real name.

3. Using Instant Checkmate

You can try this method by using Instant Checkmate, a public records search engine. Please note that Instant Checkmate may require a subscription or payment for accessing certain information.

Step 1: First, search for Instant Checkmate on Google or visit their homepage.

Step 2: After that, sign up or log in to your Instant Checkmate account if required.

Step 3: Next, enter the necessary details such as the person’s name, location, or any other identifying information to initiate a search.

Step 4: Finally, review the search results for any available records that may include the person’s real name.

4. Search with his Username

The easiest way to search for any person’s name using a username is by visiting his profile. You will find all the possible information about the person on his profile.

🔴 Steps To Follow:

Step 1: First of all, open your Snapchat, and on the top, you will get the “search icon”. Click on it.

Step 2: Next, on the search bar, type the username of the person you want to find your real name.

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Step 3: A person with that username will appear on the screen. Click and the chat page will come up.

Here, if you are already a friend of that person, then only the chat page will come, otherwise, you have to “Add friend” and then move to the next step.

Step 4: Next, tap on the profile icon of that person, which is on the extreme top left corner of the screen.

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Step 5: The page that will appear is the person’s profile page and the name in bold, besides the profile picture is his real name.

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5. Add him & Open Profile

To see someone’s real name, you have to go to his profile and you cannot go to someone’s profile unless you are friends with him. Hence, first, you have to add that person as a friend and then open his profile.

The trick is, that the person should accept your “Add friend” request, otherwise, you won’t be able to view his real name.

🔴 Steps To Follow:

Find the steps to “Add friend” and then go to the profile:

Step 1: Open your Snapchat and go to the “search” section.

“search” section

Step 2: Tap on the search bar and type the username of the person.

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Step 3: Open his account and click on > “Add Friend”. Wait, till he/she accepts your request and adds you back.

Step 4: Open his account again, and this time you will see the “chat” page on the screen.

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Step 5: Now, tap on his profile icon, place top left corner, and his profile page will appear.

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Step 6: The name in black bold letters is his name and below will be the username.

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That’s all!

6. Reverse Image Search

If the person did not add you back as a friend, then the only option left with you is to do a Google search. And to do a Google search “Reverse Image Search” method with your help.

🔴 Steps To Follow:

Step 1: Go to “google lens” on your device.

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Step 2: “Add the picture” from the gallery and hit > the “search button”.

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Step 3: In a moment, all the information, related to that snap picture will come on the screen.

There is no hurt in giving it a try.

7. Ask the Person Directly

If nothing is possible, the last and best option is, directly go to the person and ask him. Go to your Snapchat, open a person’s chat, and write a snap message, asking for his/her real name.

For this, you might need a little brave energy, this test has not proven 100% instant results.

Frequently Asked Questions:

1. How to find out who someone is on Snapchat without adding them?

Go to Google and in the search box type their username and press > Search. All the information related to that name will appear on the screen. Along with that, the social media accounts with that name will also, appear in the list of information.

2. How to find someone on Snapchat by location?

Well, there is no such way to find someone using location, unless and until the person you are searching for has a business account. If he has a business account, then on the Snapchat map, in the left top corner in the search option. Type the area and city name, and try whether you will find the person or not. Other than this there is no such way.

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