Kim Kardashian revealed the name of her new son with Kanye West on Twitter. Saint West is what he’s called and wasting no time, Twitter has erupted in a flurry of insensitive remarks in the guise of jokes at the couple and their child.
“SAINT WEST,” Kardsahian posted on Twitter. There was no mention of a middle name, despite reports that Kim would add her late father Robert to her son’s moniker.
SAINT WEST pic.twitter.com/xZGpY7z8KW— Kim Kardashian West (@KimKardashian) December 7, 2015
The news follows months of speculation the couple would choose another compass point for the little boy, after naming their two-year-old daughter North.
Here are some of the reactions on Twitter
'Saint' they named the poor child. Jesus Mary and Joseph could they not have PICKED a saint? #SaintWest— irishmammies (@irishmammies) December 7, 2015
If this baby is truly a saint he'll save us from his parents. #SaintWest— Kaitlin Rogers (@kaityrog) December 7, 2015
*And on his first day as a human with a name, Saint West broke Twitter*— Alexis Benveniste (@apbenven) December 7, 2015
When you name your kid "Reign" and then get upstaged by your sister... #SaintWest— Rubie Edmondson (@rubieeliz) December 7, 2015
Saint West, patron saint of pic.twitter.com/EsTHCxlu81— Caro (@socarolinesays) December 7, 2015
Kim's baby name inspiration pic.twitter.com/3PP9yLzA1W— Jarett Wieselman (@JarettSays) December 7, 2015
Is it pronounced "Saint" like "St. Thomas" or "Saint Laurent" (how SL is supposed to be pronounced)? #saintwest— Courtney Forrest (@courtyforrest) December 7, 2015
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