Trending Celebrity Baby Names

The trend of choosing the most unique names for their children amongst celebrities has been rising with many choosing to name their children based on ideas they deem important or special. Even their choice of names makes it to the headlines since everyone is eager to learn about a celebrity’s baby name, their picture. Many like Rani Mukerji and producer husband Aditya Chopra opt for names like Adira, including the initial halves of their names.

Here Are Some Of The Celebrity Baby Names Are Trending

Priyanka Chopra’s Daughter Malti Marie Chopra Jonas

Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas announced the birth of their first child and recently named their daughter Malti Marie Chopra Jonas. The word ‘Malti’ is derived from Sanskrit and it means a small fragrant flower or moonlight. The word Marie is derived from the Latin word ‘Maris’ which means Star of the sea. Marie also means the french version of Mary, mother of Jesus Christ.

Elon Musk’s Son X Æ A-Xii

Tesla CEO Elon Musk and his wife Grimes had their second child via surrogate towards the end of 2021. The revelation about the child’s name has caused a lot of intrigues. Musk named the child X Æ A-12, which the couple just refer to as “X”, and they have named their second child Exa Dark Sideræl. There has been a lot of buxx around how to pronounce their new child’s name.

Kareena Kapoor’s Sons Taimur And Jehangir

Kareena Kapoor Khan and Saif Ali Khan became parents to another baby boy in February this year. Earlier there were rumours that the couple has named him Jeh. However, in her latest book on Pregnancy, Kapoor Khan hinted his original name to be Jehangir. In 2016, the actors named their firstborn baby boy Taimur. The couple has faced immense backlash by audience for choosing mughal names for their babies. Due to immense hate recieved by the couple for their babies’ names the names made headlines.

Kajal Aggarwal’s Son Neil Kichlu

Kajal Aggarwal and husband Gautam Kitchlu recently welcomed their baby boy and they took to social media to share the announcement with the world. They shared the name of their baby boy – Neil Kitchlu. The name has been quite fascinating and trending among people.

 Kalki Koechlin’s Daughter Sappho

Kalki Koechlin with boyfriend Guy Hershberg welcomed daughter Sappho. Her boyfriend is an Israeli musician. Sappho was born in February 2020. The couple had confirmed their relationship in September 2019. Fans were really fascinated by their daughter’s name and showed appreciation on social media.

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Jess Weixler’s Daughter Beatrice Danger Brocklebank

In 2019 actress Jess Weixler and husband Hamish Brocklebank welcomed their first child, a baby girl and named her Beatrice Danger Brocklebank. The name made it to trending list and there was a lot of twitter buzz around the middle name Danger.

Hilary Duff’s Daughter Banks Violet Bair

Actress Hilary Duff and Matthew Koma initially used Violet as the first name. “We had one name picked out and then we swapped a week later and we haven’t discussed it since,” she told People before the baby’s 2018 birth. Then they used Violet as middle name and Banks as first name. The name has been trending among fans and many think that Banks might be a reference to her role in Agent Cody Banks.

Jena Malone’s Son Ode Mountain DeLorenzo Malone

Actress Jena Malone and her then-boyfriend Ethan DeLorenzo who is a photographer, chose the name Ode Mountain for their now-5-year-old son. It sounds like a solid, strong name but fans were fascinated by the name as mountain was an unusual name to keep.

Jason Lee’s Son Pilot Inspektor Lee

Actor Jason Lee named his baby boy Pilot Inspector Lee. Lee explains he named his boy born in September 2003, after a song on the band Grandaddy’s album The Sophtware Slump: “The opening track, ‘He’s Simple, He’s Dumb, He’s the Pilot,’ He said the song absolutely blew his mind when he first heard it. “It was from this track that my wife, Beth, came up with the name Pilot for our son.” said Lee.

How to Select A Name for Your Child

  1. Follow your heart
  2. Select something unique
  3. Choose a name that people can spell and pronounce 
  4. Make your name simple
  5. Have a story behind
  6. Consistent with who you are
  7. Don’t limit yourself

Shannyn Sossamon’s Son Audio Science Clayton

Actress Shannyn Sossamon named her son Audio Science Clayton. The name trended big time as the name was the most strange name ever. “Everyone likes to think I named my kid Audioscience, like that’s his first name!” Sossamon told Details. “Science is his middle name. His name is Audio Clayton. Nobody calls anybody else by their first name and middle name. It drives me crazy! His name is actually Audio Clayton which is not that strange.”

Kim Kardashian West’s Daughter North West

Kim Kardashian West and husband Kanye West have chosen a lot of unusual names for all their kids. Three of them are named Saint, Chicago, and Psalm — but the one that still shines out is daughter North. The name North combined with last name West, became the primary intercardinal direction. Although it was in 2013 but the name trended big back then.

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