Weird Celebrity Baby Names

Every parent dream of naming their children unique yet befitting but when it comes to Celebrities, you can find some of the most unusual and weird names. From Pilot, Sailor to Camera and Ennis, find 70 Unusual names celebrities choose for their kids.

While most of the names have a sentimental origin backstory and reason behind them, you can find some bizarre reasons & publicity stunt names in the list, which will leave you scratching your head. After reading the article, please give few minutes, commenting your pick as the weirdest baby names as well as the one you think might catch up as a popular name in upcoming years.


1. Sno FilmOn Dot Com: Son of American rapper Chief Keef

Back in 2015, Controversial American Rapper Keith Farrelle Cozart aka Chief Keef named his new born son “Sno FilmOn Dot Com”, inspired by his record label, FilmOn Music. The baby literally has the name of a website.

2. Camera: Daughter of Former Tennis Player Arthur Ashe

Arthur Ashe is known as the first African-American tennis player to win the men’s singles at Wimbledon and at the U.S. Open. In December of 1986, Arthur and his wife Jeanne Moutoussamy-Ashe adopted a daughter and named her “Camera Ashe”, because of Jeanne’s passion for photography.

3. Moxie CrimeFighter: Daughter of American magician Penn Jillette

Famously known American Magician Penn Jillette, from the show “Penn & Teller: Fool Us”, and his wife Emily Jillette named their daughter “Moxie CrimeFighter”. While many know the word “Moxie” as a soft drink brand, designated as the official soft drink of Maine State of US; Penn tells that the word has Yiddish roots, related to word “chutzpah” – meaning the ability to face difficulty with spirit and courage. Penn amusingly tells that her middle name “CrimeFighter” will come in handy if she ever come against the law.

4. Indio, Avri Roel & Exton Elias: Children of actor Robert Downey Jr.

Indio Falconer was born on September 7, 1993, to Robert Downey Jr. and his former wife, Deborah Falconer. He was named after Indio city in Riverside County, California, known for hosting “Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival”. He also has 2 other children with now wife Susan Downey: Son – Exton Elias and Daughter “Avri Roel”. While “Exton” is taken from middle name of Susan’s great uncle and was derived from the name of several villages in the Midlands, Elias is a biblical name that means “The Lord is my God.” His daughter’s name first 2 letters “RO” – are for “Robert Downey Sr.” & Susan’s mother “Rosie”, while the last two letter of Roel, “EL’ – pays homage Ironman’s mother “ELsie” & Susan’s father “Eliot”.

5. Huckleberry and Marmaduke: Sons of British adventurer Bear Grylls

Edward Michael Grylls also known as “Bear” Grylls from the TV show “Man vs Wild”, is a British adventurer married to “Shara Grylls”. Their sons are named “Huckleberry Edward Jocelyne Grylls” and “Marmaduke Mickey Percy Grylls”. Huckleberry actually refers to several different plants that grow in n the Pacific Northwest region of the United States and In the Old West being a huckleberry meant you were game, up for anything. Marmaduke is a masculine name of Old Irish origin, interpreted as meaning “follower of Saint Máedóc”.

6. Pilot Inspektor: Son of American actor Jason Lee

Mallrat and Alvin & the chipmunks fame actor Jason Lee and his now ex-wife Beth Riesgraf of “Leverage” fame named their son “Pilot Inspektor”, after the 2000 released song “He’s Simple, He’s Dumb, He’s the Pilot” by band Grandaddy.

7. Bristol, Piper, Track, Willow & Trig: Children of American politician Sarah Palin

Former governor of Alaska and reality TV personality, Sarah Palin, named her children Bristol, Piper, Track, Willow & Trig after Bristol Bay area (where the family fishes), Piper PA-18 Super Cub aircraft (popular in her state), Track was born during the Track season, Willow community near her family home and Trig is Norse that means “true” and “brave victory.

8. Egypt: Son of American singer-songwriter Alicia Keys

Alicia Keys and husband Swizz Beatz named their first son: Egypt Daoud Dean. The reason being the life altering trip she took to Egypt when she was very close to a complete breakdown in her life. The name Daoud is a boy’s name of Arabic origin. In Islam, Dāwūd is a messenger of Allah.

9. Audio Science & Mortimer: Sons of American actress Shannyn Sossamon

Known for her role in TV shows like Wayward Pines & Sleepy Hollow, Shannon Marie Kahololani “Shannyn” Sossamon and children’s book author Dallas Clayton named their first born son Audio Science. She also has a second son named “Mortimer”, derives from the Latin words “mort” meaning die and “mer” meaning sea.

10. Destry: Director Steven Spielberg’s Daughter

American Fim director Stephen Spielberg and actress Kate Capshaw named their youngest daughter “Destry Allyn Spielberg” in 1996. Destry is a girl’s name of English origin meaning “warhorse”. Interestingly, Spielberg also directed the 2011 released movie “War Horse”. “Destry Rides Again” is also a popular novel of 1930, which was adapted for a film of same name in 1939 starring James Stewart.

11. Sage Moonblood, Seargeoh and Sistine: Children of Sylvester Stallone

Rocky star Sylvester Stallone children names are Sage Moonblood, Seargeoh and Sistine. Late “Sage Moonblood Stallone” name means “one who has attained wisdom”. The meaning of Seargeoh is “servant” and her daughter name “Sistine” is based on “Sistine Chapel”, the official residence of the pope.

12. Ennis: Son of Actress Kirsten Dunst

Spiderman fame actress Kirsten Dunst and Breaking Bad fame fiancé Jesse Plemons named their first baby boy “Ennis Howard Plemons”, after finding the name online. Ennis is also a town in Texas where Jesse’s from and a county in Ireland. “I know what Ennis will be called. Just stick a P in front of it”, she acknowledged the unusual name in a talk show.

13. Oonagh: Daughter of Amber Heard

Auaman fame American film actress Amber Heard named her daughter “Oonagh Paige”. In Irish folklore, Oonagh was the Queen of Fairies, with long, golden hair that flowed to the ground. “Paige” is a homage to her late mother “Paige Parsons”.

14. Gravity & Rumble Honey: Daughters of American Model Lucky Blue Smith

The fashion model named his first daughter “Gravity Blue”, with Miss Teen USA 2009 – Stormi Bree. He also named her second daughter “Rumble Honey”, with wife “Nara Pellman Smith”.

15. Rocket Zot, Racer & River: Sons of Australian actor Sam Worthington

Avatar & Clash of Titan fame actor Sam Worthington and model Lara Bingle Worthington named their three sons Rocket Zot, Racer and River. “Rocket” was named in honor of his maternal grandfather, while his middle name “zot” was nickname of Lara’s late father.

16. Kal-El: Son of Hollywood Actor Nicolas Cage

American actor Nicolas Cage and his now ex-wife Alice named their son “Kal-El Coppola Cage”, as in Superman’s original name on Krypton. They wanted a unique but American name and being a fanboy of Comics, Cage find the name most suitable.

17. Bodhi, Noah & Journey River: Sons of American actress Megan Fox

Jennifer’s Body & Transformer fame Hollywood actress Megan Fox have 3 sons – Bodhi Ransom Green, Noah Shannon Green, and Journey River Green with ex-husband “Brian Austin Green”. All 3 names represent her spiritual quest where Bodhi means “awakening”, Noah is a biblical name that means “wandering” and same goes for Journey River.

18. X Æ A-12: Son of Centibillionaire Elon Musk

Canadian Musician “Claire Elise Boucher” aka Grimes and Billionaire husband Elon Musk named their first child: X Æ A-12. Their son’s first name is “X”, after the variable x and midlle name is “Æ A-Xii”, after Archangel 12, the name of one of his beloved planes. Their son name is pronounced “”X-Ash-A-Twelve”” and he also has a nickname ‘Little X’.

19. Bronx Mowgli, Jagger Snow & Ziggy Blu: Children of American singer Ashlee Simpson

Ashleey Simpson and ex-husband Pete Wentz has 1 son together named Bronx Mowgli, after the Jungle book character. She also has 2 son with husband Evan Ross named “Jagger”, after English singer Mick Jagger and “Ziggy”, after Grammy Award-winning Ziggy Marley (oldest son of musical icon Bob Marley). Ziggy is a baby boy name of German origin and means “victorious protector.”

20. Golden, Zillion Heir, Powerful Queen, Moroccan Scott & Monroe Cannon: Children of American Rapper Nick Cannon

Nick Cannon has 1 daughter & 1 son with singer Mariah Carey Named: Monroe and Moroccan Scott, after Marilyn Monroe & Moroccan décor. He has 1 daughter & 1 son with Miss Arizona USA 2010 Brittany Bell, named Powerful Queen Cannon & Golden ‘Sagon’ Cannon. He fathered twin boys Zillion and Zion with Abby De La Rosa and son Zen with model Alyssa Scott.

50 Other Unusual Celebrity Baby name includes:

Celebrity ParentsUnusual Children Names
Ed Sheeran and Cherry SeabornLyra Antarctica
Gwen Stefani and Gavin RossdaleZuma Nesta Rock
Nicole Kidman and Keith UrbanSunday
Adam Levine and Behati PrinslooGeo Grace & Dusty Rose
Zooey DeschanelCharlie Wolf & Elsie Otter
Jamie Oliver and Juliette NortonPoppy Honey Rosie, Daisy Boo Pamela,
Buddy Bear & Petal Blossom Rainbow
Emily Ratajkowski and Sebastian Bear-McClardSylvester Apollo Bear
Leighton Meester and Adam BrodyArlo Day
Uma Thurman and Arpad Busson“Rosalind Arusha Arkadina Altalune Florence”
Eddie Murphy and Nicole MitchellZola
Kate HudsonRyder, Bingham & Rani Rose
Liv TylerSailor Gene
Olivia Wilde and Jason SudeikisOtis Alexander
Ryan Gosling and Eva MendesAmada
Demi Moore and Bruce WillisRumer, Scout & Tallulah Belle
Forest WhitakerOcean, Autumn, Sonnet & True
Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris MartinApple
Benji Madden and Cameron DiazRaddix
Cardi B and OffsetKulture Kiari Cephus
Joel Madden and Nicole RichieHarlow Winter & Sparrow James Midnight
Usain BoltThunder Bolt
Brad Pitt and Angelina JoliePax, Zahara & Shiloh Nouvel
Paul WalkerMeadow Rain
Reese WitherspoonTennessee
Kate WinsletBear Blaze
Thomas Wesley Pentz aka DiploLockett, Lazer & Pace
Rob MorrowTu Morrow
Christopher Jarecki and Alicia SilverstoneBear Blu
Kim Kardashian and KanyeNorth, Saint, Chicago & Psalm
Jessica SeewaldSpurgeon
Liam Payne and Cheryl TweedyBear Payne
Alanis MorisetteWinter Mercy, Ever Imre & Onyx Solace
Tom FletcherBuddy Bob and Buzz Michelangelo
Beyoncé and Jay ZBlue Ivy, Rumi & Sir
Candice SwanepolAnacā
David & Victoria BeckhamBrooklyn, Harper Seven & Cruz Beckham
Frank ZappaMoon Unit, Dweezil, Ahmet Emuukha & Diva Muffin
Jena MaloneOde Mountain
Romee Strijd and Laurens Van LeeuwenMint
George LucasEverest
CiaraFuture, Win & Sienna Princess
Busy Philipps and MarcBirdie Leigh and Cricket Pearl
John Mellencamp and Elaine IrwinSpeck Wildhorse
Spike Lee and TonyaSatchel
Toni BraxtonDiezel and Denim
Kelly Clarkson and Brandon BlackstockRemington & River Rose
Jermaine JacksonJermajesty
Erykah BaduSeven Sirius, Puma Sabti Curry & Mars Merkaba
Michael Hutchence and Paula YatesHeavenly Hiraani Tiger Lily
Geri Halliwell and Christian HornerBluebell Madonna &
Montague George Hector Horner
Jamie and Jools OliverPoppy Honey Rosie, Daisy Boo Pamela,
Petal Blossom Rainbow,
Buddy Bear Maurice and River Rocket

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