Chrissy Teigen & John Legend announce baby's name


The couple welcomed their little girl on Thursday 14 April, and announced the birth on social media on Sunday morning. They also revealed her very unique and beautiful name. 

Chrissy wrote in a caption on her Instagram post: "She's here! Luna Simone Stephens, we are so in love with you! And sleepy. Very sleepy."

She's here! Luna Simone Stephens, we are so in love with you! And sleepy. Very sleepy. ????????

A photo posted by chrissy teigen (@chrissyteigen) on

The proud dad also tweeted: "Our new love is here! Luna Simone Stephens, born on Thursday, the 14th. We couldn't be happier!"

So what exactly is the meaning of her name? According to an article of Luna means 'moon' in Latin, and is also one of the names of Artemis the moon goddess in mythology. Simone is the feminine form of Simon. 

After thanking fans for all their kind wishes, the Lip Sync Battle presenter then cracked a joke about the state of John's health.

Also read: The top baby names in SA for 2016

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