Why does Kanye West call Pete Davidson ‘Skete’?2 min read
Pete Davidson’s nickname ‘Skete’ in reality has no meaning beyond its rhyming with his name. Moreover, Kanye West was the one who first started calling him ‘Skete’.
Here is everything you need to know.
Is Pete Davidson’s nickname ‘Skete’ related to Kim Kardashian?
Pete Davidson was caught up in a nasty beef on the internet with Kanye West when he began dating Kim Kardashian.
If you didn’t know, the Donda singer is the former husband of Kardashian. They also share four children: North, Saint, Chicago, and Psalm.
In addition, West has referred to Davidson as ‘Skete’ multiple times during his post on Twitter in the past.
Hence, fans were quick to wonder about the meaning behind the word ‘Skete’.
However, no precise meaning has been revealed behind the nickname. Furthermore, it remains unclear why West suddenly decided to call Davidson ‘Skete’.
West has repeatedly called Davidson by his name in a series of posts to air out his grievances in different types of ways.
Back in February 2022, West shared a photoshopped image of Marvel’s Venom and Spider-Man poster which also featured him and Davidson.
In the since-deleted post, he referred to Davidson as ‘Skete’.
Meanwhile, in another such deleted post, West wrote, ‘Hold your spouse close. Make sure they know how much you love and appreciate them because there’s a Skete lurking in every dirty a** alley waiting to help destroy your family and walk around in Calvin Kleins around your children.’
Besides that, Urban Dictionary has defined the term ‘Skete’ as, ‘A pale, skinny white dude who’s [sleeping] your ex.’
However, an older meaning of ‘Skete’ in Urban Dictionary says ‘to ejaculate.
More about Pete Davidson and Kim Kardashian’s romance
Kim Kardashian went out with Pete Davidson after divorcing Kanye West. She cited the reason as ‘irreconcilable differences.’
Besides that, the two began their relationship after Kardashian made her debut on Saturday Night Live.
Additionally, the 42-year-old reality star acted as Princess Jasmine during an Aladdin-themed sketch with the comedian playing the role of Aladdin.
Kim K and Pete Davidson kissed live on air 😭😭😭😭 #SNL https://t.co/yqd6wTmGRl pic.twitter.com/NwGzezvH4R— TheCrown⁷ (@thecrownhome) October 10, 2021
Subsequently, the couple seemingly became inseparable following their on-screen kiss and made their debut as a couple at the 2022 Met Gala
However, Davidson and Kardashian called it quits after dating each other for nine months in August 2022.
According to sources close to them, the pair decided to part ways due to their respective busy schedules.
The insiders also claimed that the two did not want to face the challenges of a long-distance relationship which eventually led them to break up.