1.In a 2018 interview with Ellen, Cardi B said her husband Offset picked the name Kulture for their daughter. The word "culture" has significance because Offset's hip hop group, Migos, has two hit albums named Culture and Culture II.
2.Also last year on Ellen, Kim Kardashian talked about how she and husband Kanye West named their daughter Chicago after considering the names Jo and Donda. Kanye is from Chicago and often mentions the city in his music.
3.In an interview during a Rap Radar podcast, Jay Z talked about the meaning of his and Beyoncé's twins' names. He said his daughter Rumi is named after the couple's favorite poet – Jalal ad-Din Muhammad Rumi – and his son, Sir, just came out carrying himself like a sir.
4.And, as for Jay Z and Beyoncé's eldest Blue Ivy, Beyoncé pretty much told us the meaning behind her name in her blog when she quoted: “This light does not touch us, does not travel the whole distance, the light that gets lost, gives us the beauty of the world, so much of which is in the color blue.”
5.In an interview with Good Morning Britain, Ryan Reynolds talked about how his and Blake Lively's daughter is named James after his father who passed away.
6.While talking to Ellen, Ashton Kutcher said that when his wife Mila Kunis was pregnant with their son, she randomly blurted out in the car that his name would be Dimitri and it stuck.
7.And Ashton and Mila's first born – daughter Wyatt – was also named kind of randomly...and also in the car. In an interview with Conan O'Brien, Ashton said he started jokingly listing off random items that popped into his head and then he thought of Wyatt.
8.Christina Aguilera and fiancé Matt Rutler named their daughter Summer Rain because they feel it's a name filled with inspiration, love, and joy. In an exclusive cover story for People magazine, Christina said, “And that’s exactly what she brings to all who encounter her. Her beauty and sunshine exude from within.”
9.Eva Mendes and Ryan Gosling named their youngest daughter Amada after Eva's grandmother – and because it means "loved" in Spanish.
10.In an interview with Ellen, Drew Barrymore told her how she and ex-husband Will Kopelman settled on the name Olive for their oldest daughter. It was during a doctor's appointment when she was told her baby was the size of an olive.
11.Halle Berry and ex-husband Olivier Martinez named their son Maceo Robert because it is “a name that’s great in both the U.S. and France,” Olivier told People magazine.
12.David and Victoria Beckham's daughter Harper is named after author Harper Lee who wrote one of Victoria’s favorite books – "To Kill a Mockingbird."
13.Holly Madison told E! News that her and ex-husband Pasquale Rotella's daughter was given the name Rainbow because it was unique.
14.In an interview for Evening Standard, Kylie Jenner said she doesn't remember how the name "Storm" came up, but that she and ex Travis Scott both liked it. They added an "i" to make the name "Stormi" since she didn't want just plain "storm."
15.And Gwyneth Paltrow defended her daughter Apple's name during an interview with Howard Stern, saying her ex, Chris Martin, named her.