beyonce pregnant nov 2011 Blue Ivy Carter is Beyonce's baby name    not Ivy BlueWorldwide sensations Beyonce and Jay-Z gave birth to their baby daughter over the weekend, according to reports. The couple has officially stayed mum on the subject, but sources are saying the couple welcomed their first child on Saturday (Jan. 7) at New York City’s Lennox Hill Hospital.

Since the couple has stayed mum, the Twitterverse got going with the name “Ivy Blue,” even causing the hashtag #NamesBetterThanIvyBlue to trend worldwide. But that’s not the name. It’s Blue Ivy. Which is actually worse than Ivy Blue, we think.

So Blue Ivy Carter is the latest in along line of weird celebrity baby names. Friends of the couple have been tweeting their well-wishes:

Gwyneth Paltrow: “Welcome to the world Blue! We love you already.”

Diddy: “Congrats to jay and B! God Bless 🙂 ! And many more!”

Tyrese: “Congrats to you both .. You are loved..! Beyonce’ and Jay are new proud parents of a healthy baby girl .. Blessings!”

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TV critic by way of law school, Andrea Reiher enjoys everything from highbrow drama to clever comedy to the best reality TV has to offer. Her TV heroes include CJ Cregg, Spencer Hastings, Diane Lockhart, Juliet O'Hara and Buffy Summers. TV words to live by: "I'm a slayer, ask me how."