MARVI LACAR/AP file photoLil' Kim named her baby daughter Royal Reign.

Lil’ Kim names baby Royal Reign

Lil' Kim has a lil' girl of her own.

The “Magic Stick” rapper welcomed a daughter — named Royal Reign — on Monday morning, People magazine reports.

Born at Hackensack University Medical Center in New Jersey, Royal weighed in at 6 pounds, 5 ounces and measured 19 inches long.

The baby's father is reportedly rapper Mr. Papers.

Lil' Kim, 39, debuted her bump in February, when she attended The Blonds Fashion Week after-party wearing a form-fitting gown and cradling her belly.


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