J.R. Martinez: My Daughter Won't Be Named a Food, Car or Place

The Dancing with the Stars champ says they won't pick a trendy baby name. "It will be something really close and personal to us."

J.R. Martinez and Diana Gonzalez-Jones are expecting their first baby in May, and they want everyone to know that they don't plan on picking a trendy name just for the sake of being unique.

"We won't name her Apple Cider or Salami," Martinez, 28, told People at the SAG Awards. "It won't be our favorite dish or our favorite getaway or favorite car or show."

That means celebrity baby names like Apple, Brooklyn, Moroccan or Bear are probably off the table for the Dancing with the Stars champion and his partner. So what kind of names are on their short list?

"It will be something really close and personal to us that feels like we're giving something to her that is very special," he says.

Plus, he adds, they don't plan to name the baby until after they've actually met her. Once they've held their newborn to officially decide.

"She'll probably come out and we'll be like, 'That's the name,'" Martinez says. "We have narrowed it down to two names and we agree on it, which is good. I hear that traditionally, when it comes to the name picking, that's when the disagreements occur. But I think it will be a nice flow."

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