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Zoo needs help naming baby elephant

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PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) -

The Oregon Zoo needs your help to name the new baby elephant.  

You can vote on five possible names chosen by zoo keepers.

The choices are:

  • Jaidee: Thai for "good-hearted."
  • Rakhi: Sanskrit for "love/bond between siblings."
  • Sirikit: name for Thai royalty, literal meaning is "glorious."
  • Lily (following the flower theme of mom's name, Rose-Tu, or Rose for short.
  • Siddhi (Sanskrit for "perfection"; wife of Ganesha.

The zoo will accept votes until 5 p.m. Sunday and then will announce the winner Monday.

You can vote on the names over at the Oregon Zoo's website at oregonzoo.org.

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