Children are gifts from God and this gift has been received with all joy and gladness. Shakira and Pique has announced the arrival of their Son Milan Piqué Mebarak who was born Tuesday (January 22) according to them.
We are happy to announce the birth of Milan Piqué Mebarak, son of Shakira Mebarak and Gerard Piqué, born January 22nd at 9:36pm, in Barcelona, Spain,” the announcement reads. “The name Milan (pronounced MEE-lahn), means dear, loving and gracious in Slavic; in Ancient Roman, eager and laborious; and in Sanskrit, unification. Just like his father, baby Milan became a member of FC Barcelona at birth.”
According to the announcement, baby Milan weighed 6 pounds, 6 ounces, and both mother and child “are in excellent health.” Milan is the first child for Shakira and Piqué. “I’d like to ask you all to accompany me in your prayers on this very important day of my life,” she tweeted to her fans in both Spanish and English.