Stormy Future for 'Peaceful Sky' Jolie?

Oct. 27 2008, Published 7:07 a.m. ET

Link to FacebookShare to TwitterShare to Email

JOLIE BAGS PAX Angelina, son

The celebrity child formerly known as Pham Quang has arrived!

He'll be known as Pax Thien now—that's the Latin Pax, meaning "peace" and Vietnamese Thien, meaning "sky." As crunchy-cool as it might sound, child psychology experts aren't sure Earth Mother Ange's decision to rebrand her three-year-old is wise.

Dr. Laura Schlessinger tells Radar that, although the name change might not cause "significant trauma"—not like, say, uprooting Pax from his native country to live with unmarried, movie star parents—the rebranding is baffling. "I don't understand changing his first name when he already identifies with it," Schlessinger says.

Article continues below advertisement


© Copyright 2022 Radar Media Group LLC. RADAR and RADARONLINE are registered trademarks. All rights reserved. Registration on or use of this site constitutes acceptance of our Terms of Service, Privacy Policy and Cookies Policy. People may receive compensation for some links to products and services. Offers may be subject to change without notice.