Search 30000 Baby Name Meanings

Baby names arrow News arrow Taye Diggs and Idina Menzel Welcome Son Walker

Taye Diggs and Idina Menzel Welcome Son Walker

User Rating: / 2

Taye Diggs and wifePrivate Practice actor Taye Diggs and his wife, actress Idina Menzel, are the proud parents of a baby boy. Son Walker Nathaniel was born on September 2nd, 2009.

This is the first child for the long-time couple. Diggs and Menzel met in 1996 as original Broadway cast members on Rent. After seven years of dating, the couple married in 2003.

The name Walker is a name of English origin meaning “Worker in cloth.” The new baby’s middle name, Nathaniel, means “Gift of God; God has given” in Hebrew.

The new parents sport unique names of their own. Taye is a name of Ethiopian origin meaning “One who has been seen.” Mom Idina’s name is a variation of the English name Edina, meaning “Wealthy friend.”

How refreshing is it to see a Hollywood couple who met, courted, married and then had a baby!

More Baby Name Articles:

African American Baby Girl Names and Boy Names

Top TV Character Baby Names

The Guide to Choosing a Middle Name

More From SheKnows Explorer

Comments (0)Add Comment

Write comment
You must be logged in to a comment. Please register if you do not have an account yet.

Ask questions

Post a question about:
Baby names - Pregnancy
First Months - Parenting
Answer questions