Weird and wacky celebrity baby names

23:14, Jun 23 2013
Weird and wacky celebrity baby names
Singers Erykah Badu and Andre 3000 named their child Seven because “[it’s] a number and a force that cannot be divided". Her other children are called Puma and Mars.
Weird and wacky celebrity baby names
We've heard of children called Sage or Clementine, but Apple? Apparently so according Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin. “It sounded so sweet and it conjured such a lovely picture for me – you know, apples are so sweet and they're wholesome and it's biblical,” she said.
Weird and wacky celebrity baby names
Nicholas Cage and Alice Kim set the bar high for their son, naming him Kal-El (Superman's birth name).
Weird and wacky celebrity baby names
David Bowie and first wife, Mary Angela Bowie named their son Zowie Bowie. Turns out Zowie preferred the name Joey as a kid before changing his name entirely when he reached adulthood. His new name is the completely civilised Duncan Jones.
Weird and wacky celebrity baby names
Nicole Richie and husband, Joel Madden named their son Sparrow. "Sparrow was one we both liked. I liked the way it sounded with Harlow, and there’s the Captain Jack Sparrow connection," said Richie.
Weird and wacky celebrity baby names
We can only guess what the prince of pop was thinking when he named his second child, Prince Michael Jackson II.
Weird and wacky celebrity baby names
Were it not for her extensive and unusual middle names, Uma Thurman and partner Arpad Busson's daughter might not have made the cut: Rosalind Arusha Arkadina Altalune Florence Thurman-Busson. "Each name has a special reason and meaning to her mother and father," said her PR.
Weird and wacky celebrity baby names
Macy Gray divorced former husband, Tracy Hinds while she was pregnant with their third child. Perhaps tellingly, she named the baby Happy Hinds.
Weird and wacky celebrity baby names
My Name is Earl actor, Jason Lee and his partner named their son, Pilot Inspektor Riesgraf Lee. Apparently the name was inspired by a song called He’s Simple, He’s Dumb, He’s The Pilot by indie rock band Grandaddy.

North West may well take the cake for questionable celebrity baby names, but there is certainly some stiff competition.

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