Will’s response: "My wife was born in Sweden and we loved the idea of a Scandinavian name. I’ve gotten a lot of flack: ‘What kind of ego do you have to have to name your child the great one?’ That is not it at all."
According to ThinkBabyNames.com, Magnus, pronounced MAG-ness, is of Latin origin, means great. It’s a royal name in Norway and Denmark as well as a saint’s name. It originated in Scandinavia to Scotland.
Will and Viveca are expecting another baby, another boy at the end of December.
Source: People magazine, November 20th issue. Photo thumbnail courtesy of DailyCeleb.