CINCINNATI -- The Cincinnati Zoo's newest -- and tallest -- baby finally has a name.
The female baby giraffe , born July 27, was named Cora, the zoo announced Friday morning.
Say hello to CORA! Her name means “heart” & highlights her distinguishing heart-shaped spot! pic.twitter.com/qtfkT8hRM6
— Cincinnati Zoo (@CincinnatiZoo) August 5, 2016
Her name was chosen to match her markings; she has a heart-shaped spot and corazon means "heart" in Spanish.
The zoo asked for name suggestions on its Facebook page. The zoo keepers sifted through more than 4,000 requests , but said Cora was a unanimous decision.
Some other popular suggestions? Zola, Amore, Ruby, Valentina, Aphrodite and Moyo.
Cora was born to first-time mother CeCe.