The Space X CEO Elon Musk and singer Grimes have confirmed they have named their newborn baby X Æ A-12.
Announcing the birth of his son on Monday, Elon Musk in a tweet said, “Mom & baby all good”.
Mom & baby all good— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) May 5, 2020
He revealed that the child would be called X Æ A-12 Musk.
X Æ A-12 Musk— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) May 5, 2020
And later, his girlfriend Canadian singer Grimes, real name Claire Boucher, offered an explanation to her followers on social media what this name means:
•X, the unknown variable ⚔️— 𓏲Gℜiꪔ⃕es 𓆤ஐ (@Grimezsz) May 6, 2020
•Æ, my elven spelling of Ai (love &/or Artificial intelligence)
•A-12 = precursor to SR-17 (our favorite aircraft). No weapons, no defenses, just speed. Great in battle, but non-violent 🤍
(A=Archangel, my favorite song)
(⚔️🐁 metal rat)
Many around the world have been scratching their heads, trying to figure out how to pronounce this baby Musk’s name. However, when someone on Twitter asked Musk whether it could be X Ash Archangel, Musk liked the comment, giving the biggest clue as to how it might sound.
The hashtag #XAEA12 has been trending on Twitter:
people are talking shit about X Æ A-12 like it won’t have complete access to its father’s flamethrowers. i think it’s a cute name— James (@CaucasianJames) May 6, 2020
Elon: Son I forgot the coordinates to my Minecraft house— Slimecicle (@Slimecicle) May 6, 2020
X Æ A-12:
Elon: oh right thanks
X Æ A-12 rolling up gas in 15 years pic.twitter.com/4nOjJwjdXb— Communal Cowboy 🤠 (@communalcowboy) May 6, 2020
X Æ A-12 when he hears you've been talkin' shit about his name pic.twitter.com/Tq6bU93a1Y— Ireland Simpsons Fans (@iresimpsonsfans) May 6, 2020
Tesla Inc. Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk’s two massive multimillion-dollar Southern California homes are on the market just days after he announced that he would get rid of most of his possessions.
“I am selling almost all physical possessions. Will own no house,” the billionaire Tesla and SpaceX founder said on Twitter Friday. When a follower asked why he responded: “Freedom.”