The name of Kate Middleton and Prince William’s baby girl has been announced!
Kensington Palace just revealed on Twitter that Duchess Kate and Prince William have picked a baby name. It turns out, they DID include the name of his late mother, “Diana”.
The palace tweeted: “The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are delighted to announce that they have named their daughter Charlotte Elizabeth Diana.”
They clarify how the baby should be addressed: “The baby will be known as Her Royal Highness Princess Charlotte of Cambridge.”
Prince Harry has reacted to the birth of his first niece, saying, “She is absolutely beautiful. I can’t wait to meet her.”
The palace released a series of statements thanking the public for their support. “The Duke and Duchess are hugely grateful for the messages of congratulations they have received from people all over the world… It means a great deal to them that so many people have celebrated the arrival of their new daughter”.
— Kensington Palace (@KensingtonRoyal) May 2, 2015