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This Is What Gigi Hadid and Zayn Malik Named Their Daughter

The model quietly announced it on Instagram.
ByNehal Aggarwal
Associate Editor
Published
Jan 2021
model gig hadid pictured carrying her newborn baby outside in a field
Image: Gigi Hadid via Instagram

Four months after welcoming a baby girl together, Gigi Hadid and Zayn Malik have finally revealed the name of their daughter: Khai.

Instead of making an announcement, the 25-year-old model shared the news by simply changing the bio of her Instagram account to say “khai’s mom.”

While the couple has yet to post a picture of Khai’s face, earlier this week, Hadid shared several loving Instagram stories of the family, including a screenshot of a text from Malik saying, “Hey…I’m obsessed with our kid.”

The quiet name reveal is in line with Hadid’s wishes to maintain privacy throughout her pregnancy. Though pregnancy was announced in April 2020, the model didn’t share any maternity photos until August, a month before she gave birth to Khai.

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