Birdie Mae, Moon Unit and more of Hollywood's unique baby names

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Baby-name inspiration, or a good laugh? You choose.
Baby-name inspiration, or a good laugh? You choose.

If there's anything we can count on when it comes to celeb parents it's their baby naming skills or rather lack thereof, with the latest offering coming from singer and actress, Jessica Simpson. 

She welcomed her third child, a baby girl, this past Tuesday, 19 March, with husband Eric Johnson. 

The couple decided on the unusual name Birdie Mae for their second daughter. 

Taking to Instagram, the new mom of three shared an adorable shot of her eldest daughter, Maxwell Drew, holding her newborn sister's hand. 

"We are so happy and proud to announce the birth of our perfect daughter Birdie Mae Johnson. 3.19.19, " Jessica wrote to caption the photo. 


Jessica and Eric also have a son, 5-year-old Ace Knute, and by the looks of it, the couple has remained true to the naming standards set by celeb parents before them. 

For a reminder of just how distinctive celebs baby names have been, here's a look at the names topping the list: 


Also see: Parent24's Baby names hub

Would you give your baby any of these uncommon names? Share your thoughts with us and we could publish your letter. If you want to stay anonymous, let us know. 


Singer, Beyoncé Knowles and rapper, Jay-Z:

  • Blue Ivy Carter
  • Sir Carter
  • Rumi Carter

Kim Kardashian West and Kanye West

  • Saint West
  • North West
  • Chicago West

Rapper, Omarion and Apryl Jones:

  • Megaa Omari Grandberry
  • A'mei Kazuko Grandberry

Singer, Ashlee Simpson:

  • Bronx Mowgli Wentz
  • Jagger Snow Ross

Actress, Gwyneth Paltrow and Coldplay frontman, Chris Martin:

  • Apple Blythe Alison Martin
  • Moses Bruce Anthony Martin

Musicians Alanis Morissette and Mario Treadway:

  • Ever Imre Morissette-Treadway
  • Onyx Solace Morissette-Treadway

Also see: 61 of the worst names parents actually gave their kids

Celeb chef, Jamie Oliver, and his wife Jools:

  • Daisy Boo Pamela Oliver
  • Petal Blossom Rainbow Oliver
  • Buddy Bear Maurice Oliver
  • Poppy Honey Rose Oliver
  • River Rocket Blue Dallas

Musicians Gwen Stefani and Gavin Rossdale:

  • Kingston Rossdale
  • Zuma Nesta Rock Rossdale
  • Apollo Bowie Flynn Rossdale

    Television personality and model, Brooke Burke: 

    • Neriah Shae Fisher
    • Sierra Sky Fisher
    • Heaven Rain Chavet
    • Shaya Braven Chavet

    Pro skateboarder and actor, Jason Lee:

    • Pilot Inspektor Lee
    • Casper Lee
    • Sonny Lee

    Popular filmmaker, Robert Rodriguez: 

    • Rocket Valentin Rodriguez
    • Racer Maximilliano Rodriguez
    • Rebel Antonio Rodriguez
    • Rogue Rodriguez
    • Rhiannon Elizabeth Rodriguez

    Also see: The top 3 reasons people regret the name they chose for their baby

    Actress, Megan Fox and actor, Brian Austin Green:

    • Bodhi Ransom Green
    • Noah Shannon Green
    • Journey River Green

      Rocker, Pete Wentz:

      • Saint Lazslo Wentz

      Also see: Baby names: When your best friend mocks the name you chose

      TV personality, Nicole Richie and rocker, Joel Madden:

      • Harlow Winter Kate Madden
      • Sparrow James Midnight Madden

      Singer, Christina Aguilera and musician, Matthew Rutler:

      • Summer Rain Rutler

      Actress and musician, Shannyn Sossamon:

      • Mortimer Sossamon 
      • Audio Science Clayton 

      Soul singer, Erykah Badu:

      • Seven Sirius Benjamin
      • Puma Sabti Curry
      • Mars Merkaba Thedford

        Actor, Mike Myers and wife, Kate:

        • Sunday Molly Myers

        Actors, Bruce Willis and former wife, Demi Moore:

        • Rumer Glenn Willis
        • Scout LaRue Willis
        • Tallulah Belle Willis

        Actor Sylvester Stallone:

        • Sage Moonblood
        • Seargeoh Stallone
        • Sophia Rose Stallone
        • Sistine Rose Stallone
        • Scarlet Rose Stallone

        Actor, Nicholas Cage:

        • Weston Coppola Cage
        • Kal-El Coppola Cage

        Actress and activist, Mia Farrow:

        • Satchel Ronan O'Sullivan Farrow (who now goes by Ronan Farrow)
        • Lark Song Previn
        • Summer "Daisy" Song Previn

        Rocker-activist Bob Geldof and Paula Yates:

        • Fifi Trixibelle Geldof
        • Peaches Honeyblossom Geldof-Cohen
        • Little Pixie Geldof
        • Heavenly Hiraani Tiger Lily Hutchence Geldof

        Legendary musician, the late Frank Zappa:

        • Moon Unit Zappa (daughter)
        • "Dweezil" Ian Donald Calvin Euclid Zappa (son)
        • Ahmet Emuukha Rodan (son)
        • Diva Muffin Zappa (daughter)

        Musician, Tom Fletcher and wife, Giovanna:

        • Buzz Michelangelo Fletcher
        • Buddy Bob Fletcher

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