Elon Musk reveals Grimes chose the name for the baby boy; sheds light on the pronunciation of X Æ A 12

Elon Musk made an appearance during The Joe Rogan Experience podcast. Musk was questioned about the name of his newborn, to which he replied that it was Grimes who came up with the unique name.
Elon Musk reveals Grimes chose the name for the baby boy; sheds light on the pronunciation of X Æ A 12
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The technology entrepreneur, Elon Musk made an appearance during The Joe Rogan Experience podcast. Musk was questioned about the name of his newborn, to which he replied that it was Grimes who came up with the unique name. Elon Musk goes on to reveal that the idea behind the name of his and Grimes' baby boy was mostly hers. The technology entrepreneur further mentions how Grimes out together the name X Æ A-12 for their newborn. Musk was then asked about the name's pronunciation to which he replied saying X is pronounced as the letter, Æ is pronounced as ash.

The founder of Space X also reveals the meaning behind the A-12 part in the newborn's name. Elon Musk says that A-12 was his way of paying a tribute to Lockheed A-12 aircraft. This aircraft was made by the Central Intelligence Agency of the US. Musk further adds that A-12 which is Archangel-12 was the precursor to the SR-71 plane. Previously, while tweeting about the baby boy's name, Grimes made an error of writing SR-17 instead of 71.

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Elon Musk replied back to her tweet with the correct number. Singer Grimes who was reportedly linked to the Space X founder in May 2018 hit back at Musk saying that she was recovering from a surgery and was barely alive, so her typos need to be forgiven. The couple welcomed their first child together on Monday. Elon Musk also replied to Twitter users who were asking him about the baby and Grimes

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Anonymous 11 months ago

Crazy guy. Great cars though.

Anonymous 11 months ago

Money can't buy common sense.poor baby.