The Sri Lankan singer whose real name is Mathangi Maya Arulpragasam gave birth last month and quickly tried to squash rumours that her bouncing boy was named Ickitt, telling the press to pick on other celebrity babies’ odd names. But it turns out she and fiance Benjamin Brewer chose the phoenetically similar name Ikyhd. The baby’s full name is Ikyd Edgar Arular Bronfman, with the middle names taken from both parents’ fathers.
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