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List a series of words for selection of a secure and rememberable passphrase. Choose from many different languages.

Project Description

Simple passphrase generator apropos Selects 12 random words from the configured dictionary.

Here are some of my favorite example passphrases:

  • mason’s Hobbit barrets
  • zamboni Bygone udders
  • Advertisers dick dishonesty
  • rheumiest Orphan cannonball
  • bookworms Bullshit prognosis
  • Oz’s medicine storehouse
  • dual Arabian iotas
  • Windsor’s armchair Typists


pip install passphrase

Installation will place an executable in /usr/bin, plus provide the passphrase API for your Python programming pleasure.


Basic usage:

$ passphrase
brain dandy deserve foundation house identified insisted iran paris regiment truly villagers

Specify the number of results:

$ passphrase -n 3
chair charley slept

Specify a language other than English (en):

$ passphrase -l fr
anniversaire caméras chan foie foutez nazi organisé pluie ray revue stewart tonne

$ passphrase -l ar
أيجب اخرجي الجبل الرقم الشفرة القلب ركوب ريكو سادة شـيء محلي معى

$ passphrase -l he
איום איזור הזמין הטבע הצלחה התיבה התכוונו ובסוף וזה כל מצלמת סוגים

See available languages:

$ passphrase -L
ar bg cs da de el en es et fa fi fr he hr hu id it lt lv mk nl no pl pt pt_br ru sk sl sq sr-Cyrl sr-Latn sv tr ur zh
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