Twitter Reacts To Liam Payne And Cheryl Calling Their Baby Boy ‘Bear’

They’ve managed to keep it under wraps for over a month, but Liam Payne and girlfriend Cheryl are finally revealing the name of their newborn son.

Their bundle of joy has officially been named Bear, and fans are already reacting to the news on Twitter.

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An insider revealed to The Sun,

Cheryl and Liam wanted to get to know their baby before deciding on a name. They spent over a week getting to know him first before deciding so they got to know him first. They didn’t have the name Bear before the birth. But they’d been thinking of a name since meeting him and they just felt it suited him.

Bear Payne’s name is so far receiving mixed reviews.

One fan claims to have an exclusive picture of Liam and his son, tweeting,

While another brought his former bandmate Harry Styles into the equation,


And the jokes haven’t stopped there.

One user has turned Bear’s name into a riddle,

And another comedic tweeter added:


But whether or not fans like the little boy’s name, it seems Cheryl and Liam are happier than ever.

The source close to the pair also revealed that they are ‘over the moon’ with the new addition to the family.

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It continued,

[They are] loving being parents for the first time together.

Liam, 23, and Cheryl, 33, have kept a fairly low profile since the pregnancy was first announced.

Bear came into the world on March 22, with Liam saying the experience left him ‘speechless’ and Cheryl saying she’s ‘overwhelmingly happy’.