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Rihanna's Bold Second Baby Name Spurred A Bunch Of Jokes, And Here They Are

This week, the world finally learned what Rihanna and ASAP Rocky named their second baby — Riot Rose Mayers.

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The name was revealed on a birth certificate obtained by People and Access Hollywood — which also showed that he was born on Aug. 1 at 7:41 a.m. at Los Angeles's Cedar Sinai Hospital.

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Naturally, people had a lot to say about the name they chose for their child — and lots of jokes, too:

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If you were wondering what it actually means, a source told Entertainment Tonight it has a special meaning to both Rihanna and Rocky.

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"Not everyone knows this, but Rocky loves flowers," the source said. "He loves having fresh flowers in the house, he loves decorating with flowers, and he even had real flowers in his grill once."

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They said Rihanna loves flowers, too — her favorites are roses — and that they may have even teased at the name at the Met Gala this year, where they wore this floral look:

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Riot also continues the couple's tradition of naming their children things that start with the letter "R" after they named their first child RZA in May 2022. While the source did not share the inspo behind Riot's first name, Rocky famously released a song of the same name this summer, which happens to include lyrics about his lady love.

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Personally, I like Riot Rose! Tell me how you're feeling about it in the comments below.