Jill Duggar Dillard and husband Derick are now a relatives of five!
The pair introduced the arrival of their third toddler boy in a sweet announcement on their site on Monday. Along with the first image of their new bundle of pleasure, Jill and Derick disclosed their son’s specific identify.
“’Freddy’ Frederick Michael Dillard is below! He was born 7/7/2022 at 5:16pm weighing 7lbs. 6oz. and is 20 inches extensive,” the announcement read through. “Frederick suggests ‘Peaceful Ruler’ and Michael signifies ‘Gift from God.’”
In addition, the very pleased mom and dad shared that Frederick keep particular meaning for them “since it’s Derick’s identify with ‘Fre’ included to the front, to make ‘Fre-derick.’”
“Similarly, Derick’s name is a variation of his late dad’s name, Rick, that his moms and dads designed by including ‘de’ to the front of Rick to spell, ‘de’-‘rick,’ practically meaning son ‘of’ (de) Rick,” they continued. “We were being energized to settle on the title Frederick and include both Derick’s and his dad’s identify, by just including ‘Fre’ to the starting of Derick’s name.”
The Dillards are also parents to 7-year-old son Israel and 5-12 months-aged son Samuel.
Jill and Derick spelled out that Frederick came early, which also occurred to be the working day ahead of Samuel’s birthday.
“So we experienced our prepared C-section a little bit in advance of at first planned,” they wrote, adding, “Both Jill and Frederick are nutritious and are making the most of bonding when we appear ahead to bringing him home from the clinic shortly!”
Baby Frederick arrives nine months after Jill seasoned a miscarriage.
“Even though it was as well early to tell the baby’s gender, we picked a name that we really feel encompasses our baby’s significance and the life we will normally try to remember: River Bliss Dillard,” the family members wrote on their blog in Oct 2021.
In February, Jill and Derick announced their being pregnant and by March revealed that they were incorporating yet another boy to the bunch.
Just last month, Jill shared how she was getting ready for her baby boy’s arrival.
“Washed some tiny baby clothing I saved back from the boys and I’m emotion all the inner thoughts!” she wrote future to an Instagram picture of her newborn bump and the washing equipment. “Can’t wait around to welcome our small gentleman upcoming month!!”
It’s only a make a difference of time in advance of followers see minimal Frederick in his siblings’ hand-me-downs.