Kanye and Kim name new baby North West
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Rap star Kanye West and reality TV star Kim Kardashian have reportedly named their newborn baby North West. Kim Kardashian and Kanye West attending an NBA. The name choice prompted an outbreak of wisecracking on Friday on Twitter.
Gossip website TMZ said the name appears on a birth certificate at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles where Kardashian gave birth on June 15, a few weeks before her due date. On its website, People magazine quoted an anonymous source as confirming the name.
It also recalled how Kanye West once quipped on Jay Leno's late-night talk show that Easton West would make a good baby name. The couple might also have been inspired by a 1994 children's book by comedy writer Alan Zweibel about a nine-year-old boy called North who wanders far and wide in a fruitless quest to find worthy parents.
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