Prince George is the first child of Prince William and Kate Middleton. He was born on July 22, 2013, and from the moment his birth was announced, people around the world started speculating what his name would be.
Who is he named after?
His full name is Prince George Alexander Louis. Given the fact that he is the future king, his name was carefully picked. Queen Elizabeth II’s father was King George VI. Prince Charles’ middle name is also George. The name George goes back to 12th century. The name Alexander is in honor of his great-grandmother, Queen Elizabeth II, whose middle name is Alexandra. Arthur and Louis are also strong family names. His father’s full name is Prince William Arthur Philip Louis and his grandfather is Prince Charles Philip Arthur George.
His royal title
For now, he is His Royal Highness Prince George of Cambridge. However, when he gets older, and when he starts getting more responsibilities, his titles will change. His father, for example. Became the Duke of Cambridge when he got married in 2011.
Princess Charlotte’s name
The one and only daughter of Prince William and Kate Middleton is Princess Charlotte. Her full name is Princess Charlotte Elizabeth Diana. The name Charlotte is a feminized version of her grandfather’s name, Charles. Her aunt’s Pipa Middleton’s middle name is Charlotte. Elizabeth is after her great-grandmother, Queen Elizabeth II, and Diana is in honor of her late grandmother, Princess Diana.
Prince George and Prince Louis’ name
They share a similar name. Prince Louis’ full name is Louis Arthur Charles. Charles is after his grandfather, and the name Arthur share both Prince Louis and his father, Prince William.