Prince Harry, Meghan Markle Use Lilibet’s ‘Princess’ Title For The First Time

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s daughter Lilibet has been christened, a spokesperson for the couple confirmed to HuffPost on Wednesday.

“I can confirm that Princess Lilibet Diana was christened on Friday, March 3,” a consultant for Archewell mentioned. Lili, who’s 21 months previous, was christened by Rev. John Taylor, the bishop within the Episcopal Diocese of Los Angeles.

When reached for remark concerning the christening, Taylor informed HuffPost that “it is the family’s to talk about. :-)”

The christening information was first reported by People journal. The outlet reported that 20 to 30 folks attended the gathering, together with Meghan’s mom, Doria Ragland, and actor Tyler Perry, who’s Lili’s godfather.

People reported that invites have been prolonged to King Charles, Queen Camilla, Prince William and Kate Middleton, although they didn’t attend.

In response to a request for remark concerning the christening, Kensington Palace informed HuffPost on Wednesday that it will not “comment on private invitations.”

Buckingham Palace declined to remark additional for this story.

Lili’s christening signified a serious event for the royal couple, who publicly used their daughter’s “princess” title for the primary time.

Both of Harry and Meghan’s youngsters, Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor and Lilibet “Lili” Diana Mountbatter-Windsor, are entitled to the titles of “prince” and “princess” respectively, in accordance with the 1917 George V letters patent, as they’re the grandchildren of a monarch.

The youngsters didn’t have the titles once they have been born, because the late Queen Elizabeth II, their great-grandmother, was nonetheless alive on the time.

Harry and Meghan’s youngsters have been nonetheless styled as “Master Archie Mountbatten-Windsor” and “Miss Lilibet Mountbatten-Windsor” on the royal household’s web site as of Wednesday morning.