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miley changed her name because her dad called her smiley which rhymes with miley. her name used to be destiny hope Cyrus.

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Why did Destiny Cyrus change her name to Miley?

Miley tells Entertainment Tonight that she was called "Smiley," which transformed into "Miley," by family and friends, so she wanted the now unfamous name to be her legal one. She selected "Ray" as her middle name because she wanted the same one as her country singing pop, Billy Ray Cyrus. Source:

Why did destiney hope Cyrus change her name to Miley Cyrus?

Destiny Hope Cyrus changed her name to Miley Cyrus because her childhood nickname was smiley and later on her family started calling her Miley so she changed her name to Miley Ray Cyrus. Miley because of Smiley and Ray because her fathers middle name is Ray.

What is Miley Cyrus's favroite name?

Miley Cyrus's favorite name was Smiley. Which developed her new name Miley. When she was born her name was Destiny Hope Cyrus

Did Miley Cyrus change her name?

Yes, she did. Her original name was Destiny Hope Cyrus. When she was a child, her father called her, "Smiley." But "Smiley" soon became "Miley." Now , Miley Cyrus is her real name . Her middle name also got changed from "Hope" to "Ray".

Is it Miley Cyrus or Zoey Cyrus?

Miley's birth name was Destiny Hope Cyrus, but she changed her name legally to Miley Ray Cyrus a few years ago. When Miley got the role as Hannah Montana in the TV series, Hannah's other side was names Zoey Stewart, but the director of the series decided to change the name of the character to Miley Stewart.

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