Dianne Medina and Rodjun Cruz have welcomed their baby boy.
On Thursday night, September 10, 2020, Dianne announced on social media the arrival of their first child, whom they named Rodolfo Joaquin Diego III or Baby Joaquin for short.
Dianne, who gave birth at exactly 1:55 a.m. at St. Lukes Medical Center in Quezon City, posted on Instagram and Facebook photos taken during her delivery.
Her caption read: "My Answered Prayer my Baby Rodolfo Joaquin Diego III [blue heart emoji]
"Thank you my Almighty Father [thank you emoji] September 10, 2020 1:55 am [baby emoji] please follow our baby @babyjoaquinilustre [emoji]
"Thank you Dra @drmaygonzaga we love you [red heart emoji]"
For his part, Rodjun uploaded a photo of his hands with Baby Joaquin's hands and expressed how much he loves his firstborn.
He wrote: "(September 10, 2020) Welcome to the World Rodolfo Joaquin Diego III. I Love you so much my Son @babyjoaquinilustre! I will hold your hand Forever & guide you every step of the way! [emoji] #AnsweredPrayer Thank you Lord. #BabyJoaquinILustre."
In a previous interview with PEP.ph, the couple revealed the story behind their baby's name.
According to Rodjun, "Rodolfo came from the name of my Dad, it means wolf and strong.
"Joaquin is the Spanish version of the biblical name Joachim.
"It is a male name which means 'lifted by Yahweh' or 'God has established.'"
Dianne added, "Diego is a boy's name of Spanish origin meaning 'supplanter,' and then III since he was named after his Dad and Lolo Rodolfo."
Dianne and Rodjun announced they were having a baby through an Instagram post on April 12, 2020.
The couple were married at the Manila Cathedral on December 21, 2019.