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Toronto Zoo's polar bear cub receives a name

The famous cub will now be addressed by his proper name, Humphrey Piujug.
By Aileen Graef Follow @AileenGraef Contact the Author   |   March 6, 2014 at 11:44 AM

TORONTO, March 6 (UPI) -- Toronto Zoo's polar bear cub, whose first steps in snow generated a viral video, now has a name at 4-months-old.

The cub was presented at the zoo with a sign that said, "Hello, my name is Humphrey." More than 14,000 people participated in choosing the name. The other names on the list were James, Lorek, Orson, Searik and Stirling.

Humphrey also has a last name that was not up for debate. His last name is "Piujuq" (Piu), meaning "good and nice."

[HuffPost Live]

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