Kim Kardashian West played the name game before turning to her three-month-old daughter, Chicago.
The 37-year-old reality star revealed some of the alternate names that she and her husband Kanye West took into account for her third child, born January 15, [TheEllenDeGeneresShow.
"We wanted to call her Jo because my grandmother, Mary Jo. Or we wanted to go with Grace – and then it was Chicago," she said with a shrug. "We landed with Chicago."
Another nickname in the race was Donda, the name of the deceased mother of the 40-year-old rapper.
"He really wanted his mother's name, and I love that name too, but I was not sure," said Kardashian West. "It's so much to fulfill."
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Eventually her daughter was named after West's hometown ̵
But there is one thing about Chicago that bothers the star of the Kardashians : she really wanted a monosyllabic name for the baby, just like the 4-year-old daughter North and the 2-year-old son Saint.
"It's something to do with me, I will not lie," Kardashian admitted to West. "I really like the monosyllable thing."
The solution? They call the little girl "Chi" – pronounced "timid."
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The youngest Kardashian sibling tweeted two bears Emoji's leading many of his followers to speculate the name of the new addition was "Teddy", "Koda" or simply "Bear." (Some even guessed that the couple's replacement had actually welcomed twins.)  However, the pictures were cleverly related to the di home of the Chicago Bears football team and the Chicago Cubs baseball team.