11 July 2012 by

Sienna Miller's Baby Daughter Is Called Marlowe Ottoline Layng Sturridge. Is This The Most Colourful Celebrity Name Ever?

Oh those celebrit folk. They do come up with the most colourful baby names, don't they? Elle Macpherson caused much brow-wrinkling when she named her daughter Aurelius Cy, Gwen Stefani impressed us with a son called Zuma and how could we forget Fifi Trixibell who was at the mercy of Bob Geldof and Paula Yates' name-choosing skills. Yep, a simple Lucy or Anna just won't do.

Today, the latest celebrity baby name has been revealed. Ladies and gents, meet Marlowe Ottoline Layng. Pretty impressive, no? And who's the proud owner of such a distinctive moniker? Sienna Miller's newborn daughter. Hmm, can we call her MOL for short?

The gwageous actress gave birth to her first child with Tom Sturridge last week but there's been no confirmation about the gender, name or whether said child came out looking boho-perfect. Until now.

Earlier today, Sienna's sister Savannah wrote on her Twitter page: 'Marlowe I love you..... ' and Grazia Daily has had confirmation of mini-Miller's full celeb-tastic name. Were Sienna and Tom inspired by Elizabethan playwright Christopher Marlowe? They are rather la-de-da after all. Or perhaps they took a cue from actor Jason Schwartzman who named his daughter Marlowe Rivers when she was born in 2010?

Either way, this has, naturally, got us thinking about the most bonkers baby names ever so let's take a break and play a quick quiz, shall we? In the gallery above, you'll find eight celebrity mothers and the challenge is to match them to the names of their famous offspring (below). Can you do it? Can you? Can you?

a. Harlow Winter Kate
b. Sunday Rose
c. Daisy Boo Pamela
d. Apple Blythe Alison
e. Willow Camille Reign
f. Phoenix Chi
g. Nahla Ariela
h. Lily Rose Melody



ANSWERS: 1d, 2g, 3h, 4a, 5c, 6e, 7b, 8f


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