Kim Kardashian, Kanye West Name Baby 'North West': Hollywood's Best Twitter Jokes

10:44 PM PST 06/20/2013 by THR Staff
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"I lost my office pool. I had Ratings Spike Kardashian-West," Jason Biggs jokes, while "Modern Family's" Steve Levitan quips: "What a ridiculous name, said Wayne Dwop."

The name of Kim Kardashian's and Kanye West's baby has been revealed.

TMZ reported Thursday the couple has chosen to name their baby daughter North -- as in North West. The website cited the birth certificate from L.A.'s Cedars-Sinai hospital, where the baby was delivered Saturday.

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E! News cited sources who confirmed the baby's name, reporting that the baby has no middle name and that the new parents plan to call her "Nori" for short.

The Hollywood Reporter has reached out to Kardashian's and West's reps for confirmation.

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Meanwhile, reaction online was instant to the cardinal direction-heavy name. Not long after news of the name hit the Web, "North West" became a trending topic on Twitter, with many cracking jokes about the unique moniker.

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