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Last Updated: Friday February 16 2007 06:54 GMT

YOU choose name for baby dragon

Baby Komodo dragon

A second baby Komodo dragon has been named by Newsround Online users - and you chose to call it Indie.

Thousands of people took part in the online vote to pick names for the rare baby, which was born at Chester Zoo.

The first dragon was called Irwin, which was suggested by six kids. The winner picked at random was 11-year-old Matthew from Nottinghamshire.

The other names which you could have picked in the vote were Grendel, Bakar and Idris.

Newsround viewers had been asked to send in their suggestions to name just one dragon, but their were so many good suggestions that zoo staff decided to give you another chance.

Winner Matthew will visit the dragons at Chester Zoo later this month when the creatures will get their names for the first time.

Here are the full results for the vote:

Vote results



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