FINALLY, THE WAIT IS OVER! Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas, one of the most celebrated couples have revealed the name of their baby girl who was born early this year on January 15. Here’s what the couple decided to name the newest Jonas family addition.
The couple had announced the arrival of their baby on social media. “We are overjoyed to confirm that we have welcomed a baby via surrogate. We respectfully ask for privacy during this special time as we focus on our family,” Chopra and Jonas wrote in a joint statement on their respective Instagram accounts.
According to TMZ, the birth certificate revealed the name of the baby girl. She is named Malti Marie Chopra Jonas. According to the birth certificate, obtained by TMZ, “She was born just after 8 PM on January 15 at a hospital in San Diego. Although it is not clear from the couple’s side yet, exactly why they picked the name Malti — but ‘Malti’ generally means small fragrant flower or moonlight and it’s of Sanskrit, Indian origin.”
Earlier, Priyanka and Nick, seemingly hinted they were expecting during the Jonas Brothers Family Roast that premiered on Netflix back in November. “We are the only couple who doesn’t have kids yet,” Priyanka, remarked on stage. “Which is why I’m excited to make this announcement…Sorry babe…”
As she paused for the punch line, a close-up shot showed Nick’s shocked face and raised eyebrows. Finally, she joked, “Nick and I are expecting…To get drunk tonight and sleep in tomorrow.”
The couple married in two elaborate ceremonies at the Umaid Bhawan Palace in Jodhpur, India, in December 2018. The couple married in two ceremonies, one Hindu and the other Christian, in Jodhpur.