Shakira Isabel Mebarak Ripoll mostly referred to as Shakira is now a proud mother. The 35-year-old Colombian singer-songwriter and her partner, soccer player Gerard Piqué welcomed a son into the world. The couple confirmed the birth of their son, who they have decided to name Milan Piqué Mebara.
The mother gave birth in Barcelona, Spain on Tuesday (Jan 22), he weighed in at 6 lbs, 6 oz upon entering the world. Both mother and child are in excellent condition and are doing great. Shakira wrote on her website:
“The name Milan (pronounced MEE-lahn), means dear, loving and gracious in Slavic; in Ancient Roman, eager and laborious; and in Sanskrit, unification. Just like his father, baby Milan became a member of FC Barcelona at birth.”
Shakira and Piqué announced their pregnancy back in September 2012 and a month later they revealed the gender of their child. Congrats to the couple on welcoming their son Milan Piqué Mebara.
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