Kim Kardashian Likes The Name Easton For Her Son — But What Does Kanye West Think? — VIDEO

On Tuesday’s episode of The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Kim Kardashian West talked all things baby. When it came down to discussing baby names, Kardashian was game for a round of suggestions from the television host — but when Ellen started suggesting directional names, Kardashian chimed in with her own preference: “I like the name Easton,” she said on the show. So, does this mean Easton West will be the official name of Kimye's future son? Not so fast: After noting that she liked the name, Kardashian then revealed that they probably wouldn’t name their son that because husband Kanye West wasn’t a fan of the name Easton. First of all, thank you Kardashian for giving us a taste of your baby naming experience because, hello, we’ve all been speculating over here for, like, months. Second of all — what the heck, Kanye? What’s wrong with the name Easton?

OK. Probably a couple of things. Kardashian said she wasn’t entirely sure that West wouldn’t be game for the name, but something tells me that Kardashian wouldn’t have mentioned a name that they were actually considering for their still-in-utero son. That’s just way too unlike the couple to even be true.

So, while I think the fact that Kardashian shared the name is reason enough to bet on it not being the one they ultimately choose to name their son, there are also probably a number of other reasons why West isn’t a fan of the name Easton.

For example:

His Name Would Sound Too Much Like “East And West”

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And even Kanye isn’t into that big of a coincidence.

Those Directional Names Are So 2013

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No one has done it better since North was born, and no one ever will.

Kanye Might Not Be A Baseball Fan

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Easton Sports is a baseball equipment brand. Maybe Kanye isn't a baseball fan?

The Kid Would Never Live Up To North

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That’s why they named North “North” — because she was the highest point. Any other name suggesting direction is just going come in second place.

It’s Too Expected

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West is like the Big Brother of celebrities. With him, you should always expect the unexpected.

As much as Kardashian might like the name, I have my money on any name other than Easton. Because when naming a baby, you want to make sure it’s a name that both parents like.

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