Zayn Malik and Gigi Hadid reveal their Daughter’s name as ‘Khai’ – What does Khai Mean?

Zayn Malik and Gigi Hadid reveal their Daugters name as 'Khai' - What does Khai Mean?

No longer nameless! Gigi Hadid and Zayn Malik revealed their baby girl’s name as Khai, four months after her birth. The model, 25, shared the little one’s name by updating her Instagram profile to read, “Khai’s mom,” on Thursday, January 21.

Gigi Hadid’s Instagram bio

The former One Direction member, 27, announced their little one’s arrival on September 23, tweeting, “Our baby girl is here, healthy and beautiful. To try to put into words how I am feeling right now would be an impossible task. The love I feel for this tiny human is beyond my understanding. Grateful to know her, proud to call her mine, and thankful for the life we will have together.”

Here’s the tweet:

Zayn and Gigi
Zayn and Gigi’s daughter’s little hand

Zayn also got a tattoo of ‘Khai’ on his wrist


According to reports, Khai’s name could be in honor of her paternal grandmother, whose name is Khairiah.

Gigi and Zayn have been teasing fans with photos of the little one but chosen not to share photos of her face.

Gigi and her baby girl
Zayn and Gigi with their baby girl – Happy family

What Does ‘Khai’ Mean?

Khai is a name of Arabic/Egyptian origin, as per the sources ‘Khai’ means ‘crowned’, ‘royalty’, ‘nobility’ or ‘the chosen one’.

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