Royal Names Are A Very Big Deal, But Meghan Markle And Prince Harry May Be Allowed By The Queen To Choose Any Name They Want For Their Baby

We all have names. When we were born, our parents gave us names by which we would be identified by, for the rest of our lives. The chances are that some of us have more than one name, and even have nicknames and pet names.

READ ALSO: Meghan's Stunning Looks At Her First Appearance Since Her Pregnancy Announcement Compared To Kate Middleton’s

Royal Names Are A Very Big Deal, But Meghan Markle And Prince Harry May Be Allowed By The Queen To Choose Any Name They Want For Their BabyRoyal Names Are A Very Big Deal, But Meghan Markle And Prince Harry May Be Allowed By The Queen To Choose Any Name They Want For Their BabyRoyal Names Are A Very Big Deal, But Meghan Markle And Prince Harry May Be Allowed By The Queen To Choose Any Name They Want For Their BabyRoyal Names Are A Very Big Deal, But Meghan Markle And Prince Harry May Be Allowed By The Queen To Choose Any Name They Want For Their Baby

gettyimages

The importance of names for a lot of us is only with regards a means of identification. It represents the way we will be identified by family, friends, and foes alike.

For the royal family, names are much more than just a means of identification, and choosing a name for a royal, is a serious matter.

Royal Names Are A Very Big Deal, But Meghan Markle And Prince Harry May Be Allowed By The Queen To Choose Any Name They Want For Their BabyRoyal Names Are A Very Big Deal, But Meghan Markle And Prince Harry May Be Allowed By The Queen To Choose Any Name They Want For Their BabyRoyal Names Are A Very Big Deal, But Meghan Markle And Prince Harry May Be Allowed By The Queen To Choose Any Name They Want For Their BabyRoyal Names Are A Very Big Deal, But Meghan Markle And Prince Harry May Be Allowed By The Queen To Choose Any Name They Want For Their BabyMeghan Markle and Queen Elizabeth smiling

gettyimages

Royal names aside from being a way to identify the royal, are a salute to the relatives and history, and also have to be contemporary enough to be still relevant.

While most royals worldwide have a system by which they select names, usually they usually refer to a shortlist made up of recycled names that can be used.

Royal Names Are A Very Big Deal, But Meghan Markle And Prince Harry May Be Allowed By The Queen To Choose Any Name They Want For Their BabyRoyal Names Are A Very Big Deal, But Meghan Markle And Prince Harry May Be Allowed By The Queen To Choose Any Name They Want For Their BabyRoyal Names Are A Very Big Deal, But Meghan Markle And Prince Harry May Be Allowed By The Queen To Choose Any Name They Want For Their BabyRoyal Names Are A Very Big Deal, But Meghan Markle And Prince Harry May Be Allowed By The Queen To Choose Any Name They Want For Their Baby

gettyimages

The Danish Monarchy, for instance, have two names - Frederick and Christian - which have been used in heavy rotation.

READ ALSO: More Royal Babies? Newly-Married Prince Harry And Meghan Markle May Announce Pregnancy Sooner Than We Think

However, according to Carolyn Harris, a history professor, as one goes further down the line of succession in the British Kingdom, the chances of getting a unique name, increases.

Royal Names Are A Very Big Deal, But Meghan Markle And Prince Harry May Be Allowed By The Queen To Choose Any Name They Want For Their BabyRoyal Names Are A Very Big Deal, But Meghan Markle And Prince Harry May Be Allowed By The Queen To Choose Any Name They Want For Their BabyRoyal Names Are A Very Big Deal, But Meghan Markle And Prince Harry May Be Allowed By The Queen To Choose Any Name They Want For Their BabyRoyal Names Are A Very Big Deal, But Meghan Markle And Prince Harry May Be Allowed By The Queen To Choose Any Name They Want For Their Babyqueen elizabeth II with yellow umbrella

gettyimages

It is for this reason that Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's incoming baby, who will be further down the line of succession, may be allowed to have a less strictly classic name.

Prince William and Kate Middleton's kids were given traditional names because of how close to the throne they are, but Meghan Markle's baby may not need to follow those rules.

Royal Names Are A Very Big Deal, But Meghan Markle And Prince Harry May Be Allowed By The Queen To Choose Any Name They Want For Their BabyRoyal Names Are A Very Big Deal, But Meghan Markle And Prince Harry May Be Allowed By The Queen To Choose Any Name They Want For Their BabyRoyal Names Are A Very Big Deal, But Meghan Markle And Prince Harry May Be Allowed By The Queen To Choose Any Name They Want For Their BabyRoyal Names Are A Very Big Deal, But Meghan Markle And Prince Harry May Be Allowed By The Queen To Choose Any Name They Want For Their Baby

gettyimages

According to Carolyn Harris, when one observes how diverse the names among the queen's descendants are, it is clear that she allows them to choose their names.

Princess Anne, the queen's only daughter, for instance, named her daughter who is 17th in line, Zara. That may have a lot to do with her position.

Royal Names Are A Very Big Deal, But Meghan Markle And Prince Harry May Be Allowed By The Queen To Choose Any Name They Want For Their BabyRoyal Names Are A Very Big Deal, But Meghan Markle And Prince Harry May Be Allowed By The Queen To Choose Any Name They Want For Their BabyRoyal Names Are A Very Big Deal, But Meghan Markle And Prince Harry May Be Allowed By The Queen To Choose Any Name They Want For Their BabyRoyal Names Are A Very Big Deal, But Meghan Markle And Prince Harry May Be Allowed By The Queen To Choose Any Name They Want For Their BabyPrincess Royal arrives at St George's Chapel at Windsor Castle

gettyimages

Princess Zara named her daughters Mia and Lena, both unusual names.

For this reason, fans are eagerly waiting to hear what Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will name their kids.

Royal Names Are A Very Big Deal, But Meghan Markle And Prince Harry May Be Allowed By The Queen To Choose Any Name They Want For Their BabyRoyal Names Are A Very Big Deal, But Meghan Markle And Prince Harry May Be Allowed By The Queen To Choose Any Name They Want For Their BabyRoyal Names Are A Very Big Deal, But Meghan Markle And Prince Harry May Be Allowed By The Queen To Choose Any Name They Want For Their BabyRoyal Names Are A Very Big Deal, But Meghan Markle And Prince Harry May Be Allowed By The Queen To Choose Any Name They Want For Their Baby

gettyimages

With the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, guessing baby names was easier, but with the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, it isn’t anyone's guess.

While they may not go with something Hollywoodish like ‘North,’ seeing as they have more leeway to select, it is quite likely they experiment with their child’s name.

READ ALSO: Did Prince Harry Really Hint At How Many Babies He And Meghan Markle Will Have?

We recommend