A newborn in Philippines was given a very unique name by his father who is a web designer by profession.

A Facebook post that has gone viral announced the birth of a newborn who is introduced to the world with his name Hypertext Mark-up Language Rayo Pascual or HTML for short.

The newborn’s aunt has reportedly introduced her nephew as ‘HTML’ through a Facebook post.



As per reports, the child’s web developer father Mac Pascual has chosen the unusual name to honour his profession.

Pascual told a local news site Inquirer.net that unusual names run in his family, explaining that his own name is short for Macaroni 85.

He told that one of his sisters’ official names was Spaghetti 88 and her two children are called Cheese Pimiento and Parmesan Cheese, though they go by Chippy and Peewee for short.

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HTML was born healthy, weighing 4.9 pounds. The infant’s mother said that she is pleased to welcome her child and said relatives were happy with the choice of name.

HTML’s aunt shared a picture of the newborn on Facebook with the caption ‘Welcome to the world HTML.’