I think we can safely say 2021 is going to be the year of the quarantine babies.
So what should you name your quarantine baby?
Why not go for something a little bit unique like Rona or Pan?
Or maybe even Tina or Lock?
Parents who named their child after the virus
An Indian couple who gave birth to twins during the pandemic chose to the name them Covid for their baby boy, and Corona for their little girl. Can you believe it?
Speaking to Press Trust of India, Preeti Verma said: “There is a lot of apprehension nowadays regarding COVID-19. We wished to ease the anxiety and fear associated with these words and also make the occasion memorable. So, I and my husband took an instant decision to name our twins Covid (boy) and Corona (girl).”
A baby boy, born in Uttar Pradesh in India, has been given the name Lockdown.
The baby’s father Pawan shared with Press Trust of India: “We appreciate Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s efforts to enforce lockdown and save the people from corona pandemic. The lockdown is in national interest and so we decided to name the child as Lockdown.”
Twitter user Niña Cayosa claims she heard a Manila woman has named her baby Covid Bryant. Honouring both the late Kobe Bryant and the virus.
A couple from the Philippines decided to call their little girl, born on 13 April, Covid Marie, as a show of gratitude for a simple and safe delivery, apparently.
Another baby girl in the Philippines has been registered with the name Covid Rose.
In south east India, two mothers agreed to call their babies Corona Kumar (male) and Corona Kumari (female).
And another proud father has named his son Sanitiser as a ‘contribution to the fight’ against COVID-19.
20 Names For Your “Quarantine” Baby
Angus – unique strength
Corona – Rona or Ron
Covid – Covi or Cove
Emerie – brave and powerful
Essie – short for essential
Florence – in honour of our nurses
Hope – speaks for itself really
Joy – Thank god that’s over!
Kenzo – strong and healthy
Ko’rona – Kovvy
Lock – Lockie or Lockdown
Matilda – battle strength
Pandemic – Demin, Pan, Dem and Mick
Patience – we sure needed lots of that
Rainbow – rainbow after the storm
Phoenix – we will rise again
Raphael – the lord has healed
Sanitiser – San or Sannie
Tina or Tine – short for quarantine
Quarantine – Qua or Quay
If you are looking for a unique baby name to commemorate the last year of COVID hell, then these are certainly for you.
If not they are good for a giggle that’s for sure!