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The Meaning Behind Elon Musk's Son's Name Revealed

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Elon Musk and his girlfriend Grimes announced the birth of their child in May 2020.

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The billionaire Tesla CEO responded to one of his Twitter followers to inform them that Grimes was in labor.

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A few hours later, Musk tweeted and said: "Mom and baby are both fine."

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When Musk was asked to name his son, he tweeted, "X Æ A-12 Musk."

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After the name was announced there was speculation that it might be a violation of California law.

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Grimes confirmed that he had changed the name to "X Æ A-Xii", adding: "The Roman numerals look better".

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Grimes said that the "X" stood for the unknown variable. Meanwhile, "Æ" is the elven spelling of AI.

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It appears that Grimes and Musk have different ideas about how to pronounce the name.

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Musk's second child, a daughter, is named Axa Dark Sidereal Musk or "Y" for short.

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