Wacky names of some celebrities' kids
If you think Beyonce is the only celeb to give an unusual name to her kid, check out these stars.Updated: Jan 11, 2012 01:06 IST
If you think Beyonce is the only celeb to give an unusual name to her kid, check out these stars.
Ivy Blue Carter
Parents: Beyonce Knowles and Jay-Z
Singer Beyonce Knowles (above), 30, who delivered a baby girl in New York City on Saturday, has named her Ivy Blue Carter. While the reason behind the baby’s first and middle names is still unknown, her last name comes from her father Jay-Z, whose real name is Shawn Carter.
Parents: Victoria and David Beckham
When the couple’s fourth child was given an unusual name, theories linked her name to her singer-turned-designer mother, Posh’s love for the magazine Harper’s Bazaar. But Harper is not alone with a unique name in the family, as her brothers are named - Brooklyn, Romeo and Cruz.
Monroe and Moroccan Scott
Parents: Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon
The singing couple became proud parents to fraternal twins in April last year. Carey (left) and Cannon named their twins - Monroe, after Marilyn Monroe, and, Moroccan Scott, after Cannon’s proposal to Carey in her Moroccan-style room. Also, Scott is Cannon’s middle name and his grandmother’s maiden name.
Kal-El Coppola Cage
Parents: Nicolas Cage and Alice Kim
A self-confessed comic book fan, actor Nicolas Cage (above) named his son with wife, Alice Kim, as Kal-El, which is fictional character Superman’s Kryptonian birth name. And the iconic surname comes from filmmaker Francis Ford Coppola, as Cage is the filmmaker’s nephew.
Bronx Mowgli Wentz
Parents: Ashlee Simpson and Pete Wentz
The son of Ashlee Simpson (above left) and Fall Out Boy rocker Pete Wentz is named after the New York bureau (Bronx) and the protagonist (Mowgli) of Rudyard Kipling’s book-turned-disney movie - The Jungle Book. The couple is a big fan of Disney adaptations.
Other crazy names
Harlow Winter Kate Richie Madden and Sparrow James Midnight Madden kids of Nicole Richie and Joel Madden.
Zuma Nesta Rock - son of singers Gwen Stefani and Gavin Rossdale
Sage Moonblood - son of actor Sylvester Stallone
Memphis Eve - daughter of U2 singer, Bono
Bluebell Madonna - daughter of former Spice Girl Geri Halliwell
Pilot Inspektor - son of Jason Lee
First Published: Jan 10, 2012 18:21 IST