Paris Hilton Reveals The Name Of Her Baby
Fittingly, Paris Hilton has named her first little one after a metropolis that’s scorching.
The heiress, who is called after the City of Love, introduced the identify of her child boy with husband Carter Reum on Instagram Wednesday: Phoenix Barron Hilton Reum.
Hilton tied the reveal in with a promo for her upcoming memoir, “Paris” (out March 14). Alongside the Instagram put up saying her son’s identify is a snippet from her iHeartRadio podcast “This Is Paris,” during which she reads an excerpt from her memoir that explains how she selected the Arizona metropolis.
“If all goes well, by the time you read this, Carter and I will have a baby boy. We plan to name him Phoenix, a name that I decided on years ago when I was searching cities, countries and states on a map looking for something to go with Paris and London,” she learn.
Although Phoenix — whose beginning by way of surrogate was introduced in January — is Hilton’s first little one, she has expressed up to now that she’s all the time envisioned her first daughter being named London.
The actuality star famous in her excerpt that she additionally appreciates the double which means of her son’s identify.
“Phoenix has a few good pop culture reference points, but more importantly it’s the bird that flames out and then rises from the ashes to fly again,” she continued. “I want my son to grow up knowing that disaster and triumph go around and come around throughout our lives. And that this should give us great hope for the future.”
Which is fairly candy — and hey, it could additionally make Harry Potter’s Professor Albus Dumbledore proud.
Elsewhere in her podcast episode, Hilton defined the toddler’s center identify is a tribute to her late grandfather, Barron Hilton:
“He was always my mentor. I looked up to my grandfather so much, and we were so close, and I miss him every day,” she stated 14 minutes into “This is Paris” on Wednesday. “So, I really wanted to honor him by having his name in my first son’s name. So there you go. My beautiful baby boy’s name is Phoenix Barron Hilton Reum.”
She additionally revealed on her podcast that she and her husband stored the identify secret even from “my mom, my sisters, my best friend” in order that she and Reum may have “our own journey together.”
“I just feel like my life has been so public,” Hilton stated within the episode. “And I’ve never really had anything be just mine.”