Parents name their baby ‘Like’ in honour of Facebook

Unusual baby name choice inspired by ‘thumbs up’ function on the social media site

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Just when you thought you’d heard it all when it comes to weird baby names (yes, we mean you Mariah Carey and Alicia Silverstone) a couple from Israel has named their baby ‘Like’ in honour of Facebook.

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While we heard of Egyptian parents who named their newborn ‘Facebook’, Lior Adler and his wife Vardit has gone a step further and named their child after a Facebook function.

What Lior and Adler believe is “modern and innovative” might seem a bit daft to other parents in Israel (and the world for that matter), where popular baby names include normal monikers like Noa, Maya and Tamar.

However, the couple are clearly fans of unusual baby names, as their other children are named Pie and Honey.

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