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Kylie Jenner confirms she’s given birth to a baby girl and explains why she kept pregnancy secret

She also shared intimate pictures of her baby bump

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Kylie Jenner has confirmed that she has given birth to a baby girl.

The Keeping Up With The Kardashians star, 20, has been at the centre of pregnancy rumours for months but has kept her happy news a secret.

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Kylie is a mum! (Credit: YouTube / Tyler Ross)

She finally spilled the beans on Sunday, posting a message on social media announcing that she and boyfriend Travis Scott welcomed a “beautiful and healthy” daughter on February 1.

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A video, created by Tyler Ross, gave fans an intimate look at her pregnancy (Credit: YouTube / Tyler Ross)

Kylie said she had kept the pregnancy to herself because she wanted to “prepare for this role of a lifetime in the most positive, stress-free and healthy way” that she could. 

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She said: “I’m sorry for keeping you in the dark through all the assumptions.

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Kylie kept her entire pregnancy private (Credit: YouTube / Tyler Ross)

“I understand you’re used to me bringing you along on all my journeys.

“My pregnancy was one I chose not to do in front of the world.

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With musician boyfriend Travis Scott (Credit: YouTube / Tyler Ross)

“I knew for myself I needed to prepare for this role of a lifetime in the most positive, stress-free and healthy way I knew how.

“There was no gotcha moment, no big paid reveal I had planned.

Kylie shared a lengthy message with fans (Credit: Instagram)

“I knew my baby would feel every stress and every emotion so I chose to do it this way for my little life and our happiness.

“Pregnancy has been the most beautiful, empowering and life changing experience I’ve had in my entire life and I’m actually going to miss it,” she continued.

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Kylie’s boyfriend Travis gives her bump a kiss at Christmas (Credit: YouTube / Tyler Ross)

“I appreciate my friends and especially my family for helping me make this special moment as private as we could.

“My beautiful and healthy baby girl arrived February 1st and I just couldn’t wait to share this blessing. I’ve never felt love and happiness like this I could burst. Thank you for understanding.”

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Kylie gave fans a brief glimpse at her baby girl (Credit: YouTube / Tyler Ross)

A name for the little girl has yet to be revealed.

Kylie also shared a video giving fans a look at the last nine months, following her from the time she found out she was expecting until the baby’s birth.

The video, created by friend Tyler Ross, was posted to YouTube and racked up more than 21 million views overnight.

Kylie’s sister Kim Kardashian welcomed a baby girl named Chicago in January and her sister Khloe Kardashian is seven months pregnant.

Matching bumps! (Credit: Instagram)

After Kylie shared her baby news, Khloe posted a picture to Instagram showing the two sisters displaying their matching baby bumps.

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She wrote: “Congratulations My Sweet Kylie! What a magical ride it’s been! I’ll miss you bumping along with me.

“Never in a million years did I think we would do this together but it’s been that much more special because of it. God is so great!! He had His plan all along! I love you little mama, love big mama.”

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