Nick Cannon Explains His Twins’s Names While Pumping Gas [PHOTOS]

May 5th, 2011 // Leave a Comment

Glad to see that Nick Cannon can multitask. Nick’s wife Mariah Carey gave birth to twins this past Saturday, and yesterday they released the children’s namesMoroccan Scott and Monroe Cannon.

I’m sure you’ve questioned as to why the couple picked out those names. Well, yesterday Radar Online caught up with Nick while filling his car up with gas and he explained the meaning behind the names.

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The boy’s name, Moroccan, is for Mariah, Cannon said, adding that Scott is his middle name, as well. “It’s short for ‘Rock,’” Cannon said, adding it’s a “strong” name. Pro-wrestling fans I take.

As for the girl, Monroe is “as in Marilyn Monroe,” Cannon said, proudly boasting his children’s names were “already trending topics on Twitter!”

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By Miu von Furstenberg
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