EntertainmentCelebrities Kim Kardashian West and Kayne West announce name of baby: Meet Saint West Kim Kardashian tweeted this picture of emojis in announcing the name of her newborn son, Saint West, on Monday, Dec. 7, 2015. Photo Credit: Kim Kardashian via Twitter By AMNY.com Updated December 7, 2015 4:43 PM Print Share fbShare Tweet gShare Email Of course Yeezus needed a Saint. Kanye West and Kim Kardashian have named their newborn son Saint West, Kardashian announced on her website Monday. A simple message to fans had the baby's date of birth (Dec. 5, 2015) and his weight (8 pounds, 1 ounce). recommended reading The story behind Kim Kardashian's butt picture Their daughter is named North West. It's the first update about the baby that Kardashian, 35, has made since she tweeted "He's here!" on Saturday. There had been speculation the couple would name the bub after Kim’s late father, Robert Kardashian. Other popular predictions across social media had been “Easton” and “Wild Wild.” Details of Kim’s labor have also started to emerge Monday, including a report by TMZ that she suffered placenta accreta, a painful condition she experienced during her first pregnancy, when she gave birth to North in 2013. By AMNY.com Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments Comments section is temporarily on hold. Here’s why.