Picking a baby's name is a tough and important decision.
And of course, one of the most important parts of choosing the name is making sure you know how to pronounce it, as one couple found out when they realized they had been calling their son by the wrong name his entire life...
With unusual baby names becoming increasingly popular...
via: ShutterstockPeople are highly likely to pronounce them wrong.
Many celebrity baby names, for instance, are so unusual that we wouldn't know where to start!
via: ShutterstockHere are some of the most unusual, see what you think:
CocoFriends star Courteney Cox's baby sounds delicious!
AppleGwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin also went for a foody option.
Blue IvyYou can't expect Beyonce to do things by halves, right?
BirdieBusy Phillips took her inspiration from the animal kingdom instead.
BronxAshlee Simpson and Pete Wentz's kid is so over Brooklyn ...
MonroeMariah Carey clearly wishes stardom on her kids!
ApolloGwen Stefani thinks her baby is out of this world!
KultureCardi B totally went for it with her baby name!
SundayMike Myers clearly has a favorite day of the week!
LunaChrissy Teigen and John Legend also took inspo from outer space!
ReignKourtney Kardashian went for a regal theme.
North, Saint, Chicago, and PsalmWe literally can't choose the weirdest of Kimye's baby names.
StormiKylie Jenner's kid did give us one of the most iconic memes of the year, though.
LazerWell, you didn't expect Diplo to go for a conventional name, did you?
BearKate Winslet clearly wanted a baby to cuddle with.
EverestGeorge Lucas went for a pretty epic-sounding name.
LourdesMadonna played into her own offbeat name with her daughter's.
DenimToni Braxton paid tribute to everyone's favorite pants material.
UsherYep, Usher's son is also called Usher. Good lord.
DreamRob Kardashian & Blac Chyna's baby is certainly dreamier than their current relationship status.
MapleJason Bateman is clearly a big syrup fan.
PumaErykah Badu was obviously never going to go for a common name.
JavaWas Josh Holloway tired when he came up with this one?
AxlFergie is a huge ice-skating fan.
BluebellGeri Halliwell (aka Ginger Spice) took the floral name theme to the next level.
GenesisIs Alicia Keyes a British prog-rock fan?
Dusty RoseDusty? Are you sure, Adam Levine?
SparrowNicole Richie went for the least glamorous of birds.
KydHey, at least David Duchovny went for something accurate.
BlanketMichael Jackson's very offbeat choice here.
SatchelSpike Lee went with a more practical name.
TrueKhloe Kardashian and Tristan Thompson's baby name is kind of sadly ironic.
EsmereldaRyan Gosling and Eva Mendes plumped for one of the lesser-known Disney princesses.
AceJessica Simpson clearly thought her kid was a winner.
RocketSam Worthington went more "out of this world" with his choice.
Ode MountainJena Malone is clearly a poetry and nature fan.
RainbowHolly Madison's choice is very kitschy - and colorful.
Elsie OtterWe hate to admit we find Zooey Deschanel's choice kind of cute.
Pilot InspektorReally not sure what Jason Lee was going for here.
HartMiranda Kerr feeling all romantic ...
OnyxWhile Alanis Morisette is feeling darker.
JamesYou may not think Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds' choice is too unusual - until you realize that choice was for their daughter...
SailorA pretty cute name for Liv Tyler's offspring.
Briar RoseRachel Bilson and Hayden Christensen are obviously fans of Sleeping Beauty.
TitanKelly Rowland opted for something altogether more violent.
WillowPink opted for another "natural" name ...
BrooklynWas David and Victoria Beckham's kid named after the place he was conceived?
Kal-ElNicholas Cage paid tribute to his love for Superman by giving his kid Clark Kent's Kryptonite name.
PeachesBob Geldof actually went off-piste with all his kids' names - from Fifi Trixabelle to Pixie.
LennonOasis singer Liam Gallagher paid tribute to John when naming his son.
BanksHilary Duff wanted to get fiscal with her baby name.
HomerRichard Gere was apparently inspired by a family name - but we know your mind just goes to the Simpsons...
Frances BeanKurt Cobain and Courtney Love's child is named after the least glamorous food.
SunnyAdam Sandler's baby name brings positivity - or at least, he hopes so!
You would assume many parents are prepared for the pronunciation to be wrong.
via: ShutterstockBut, of course, what you wouldn't expect is for the parents to get it wrong...
Well, one woman recently found out that she has been calling her son the wrong name...
via: ShutterstockHis entire life.