Minecraft 1.18- Guide to Naming Items

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Minecraft is a game with tons of possibilities. It features a lot of items to find, craft, etc. It also allows players to name them for easier accessibility. It is a very useful mechanic in the game that will help you sort your items the right way. If you are looking forward to knowing how to name items in Minecraft, please read the article down below.

Naming Items in Minecraft

Naming items in Minecraft is a great way to sort and keep your stuff in check. To do so, players won’t even need to get some name tag like in other games. They can accomplish so by using one of the many game tools known as the Anvil.

What is an Anvil in Minecraft?

An anvil is a type of tool in the game that is used to repair and name items in the game. They can also be used to mix items with enchantment books. Here’s how you can craft an anvil.

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How to craft an Anvil?

The first thing that the players need to have is a crafting table. As for the materials needed, players are required to have 3 Iron blocks and 4 Iron Ingots. Players will need to arrange them in a certain order to get the produce.

Place the three Iron Blocks in the first row, i.e. in Slots 1, 2 and 3. Place the first Iron Ingot in the centre block (Slot 5) of the second row and the other three in the last row (Slot 7, 8 and 9). And after doing so you will get the Anvil as the final item.

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How to Name an Item in Minecraft?

Place the anvil in a spot you like and right-click on it. A menu will pop up. You will get two slots where you can mix items with an enchantment book and repair it. To name them, you have to write so on the top bar. Put the item in the first slot that you want to name and write the desired name on the top bar and you will have it.

Players can also put in their name tags in the anvil to put a name on it so they can use it on the animals. This will be a perfect element in your vast Minecraft world to keep everything in check.



This is everything you need to know about naming an item in Minecraft. There are many more stuff that you will need to know about this game, so be sure to follow us for more gaming Guides, How to’s and Tutorials.