Chrissy Teigen says we've been mispronouncing her last name this whole time

Chrissy Teigen

The video dropped after Teigen (which most of the world previously believed was pronounced Tee-gen) confirmed to a person on Twitter that her name has been mispronounced, and she "gave up a long time ago".

And when someone else pointed out that she occasionally mispronounces her own name, the 32-year-old responded that she's basically lost all sense of self over the years: "I know".

The mom of two even shared a video of herself pronouncing the name correctly for anyone in need of a tutorial. She had been doing it on goal, But now, she says, "I'm exhausted of living this lie". I, too, have been unknowingly butchering the pronunciation of Teigen for years. "Yep!" her mother can be heard saying in the distance.

We know Chrissy definitely has some serious fire inside her, so we're equally as shocked to find out that she's a total people-pleaser! "They can call me Janet and I won't", she added.

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"But I will still say Tee-gen", she reluctantly admitted.

In another post she wrote, "I don't correct people, ever". Wrong order? I'll eat it. Taxi going to the wrong airport?

Katherine Lam is a breaking and trending news digital producer for Fox News.

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