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#Singapore: Pandas named Kai Kai, Jia Jia: WHAT are two 'beary' good names for the pair of panda cubs headed her...

The two-year-old female panda which will be called Jia Jia. -- PHOTO: WILDLIFE RESERVES SINGAPORE View more photos WHAT are two 'beary' good names for the pair of panda cubs headed here from China? Kai Kai and Jia Jia - they got the most votes from a seven-member judging panel. The names were picked from a shortlist of 20 out of almost 1,000 entries submitted to a naming contest that ended last December. The two cubs are a three-year-old male and a two-year-old female. The male will be called Kai Kai, which means 'victorious' in Chinese. The female will be called Jia Jia, which means 'beautiful and fine' in Chinese. Due to arrive early next year, the cubs will be housed at the upcoming River Safari, a $140 million river-themed animal attraction by Wildlife Reserves Singapore (WRS), the parent company of the Singapore Zoo. Pairs of names in the running included Ping Ping an...

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