Kim Kardashian-West and Kanye West announce name of baby boy: Saint West

The boy, born on 5 December, is the couple’s second child 

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Kim Kardashian West and Kanye West have revealed the name of their new son: Saint West.

Ms Kardashian announced the highly-anticipated baby name on her website,, with the message: “To our fans. Saint West. 12.05.15. 8 pounds, 1 ounce.”

The message awaiting fans on Kim Kardashian-West's website

The couple revealed the birth of their second child on Saturday with a tweet showing their clasped hands, and the words “He’s here!”.

It was first announced the couple were expecting a new child in June this year in a tweet.



Many had speculated the couple would choose another directional name, following the naming of their daughter North West, now two years old.

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Those who placed any bets with Paddy Power for the new baby being named Easton West, South West or Robert – the name of Ms Kardashian’s late father – will be sorely disappointed.