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The Royal Family Reacts to the Birth of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s New Baby Girl

Despite their strained relationship, the palace is overjoyed!
The Royal Family Reacts to the Birth of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s New Baby Girl
Despite their strained relationship, the palace is overjoyed!

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are over the moon after welcoming their new baby girl, Lilibet Diana Mountbatten-Windsor to the world! Nicknamed “Lili,” The first daughter of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex was named after Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, whose nickname was “Lilibeth” growing up, and the late Princess Diana of Wales.

With the birth of their second child, Archie, their two-year-old first born, is now finally an older brother, and the entire family couldn't be happier! 

As greetings from followers of the pair poured on social media when the news broke out two days after Lili's birth, The Royal Family did not hesitate to show their excitement, as well! 

prince harry with meghan markle and queen elizabeth ii
Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Charles meeting Meghan and Harry's first son, Archie.
PHOTO BY INSTAGRAM/theroyalfamily

Despite the strained relationship between Buckingham Palace, and Prince Harry and Meghan, the former still happily expressed their delight over the news. “Congratulations to The Duke and Duchess of Sussex on the birth of Lilibet Diana! The Queen, The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall and The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are delighted with the news,” read The Royal Family’s official tweet. “Lilibet is Her Majesty’s 11th great-grandchild.”

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With Kate Middleton, Prince William also sent Harry some brotherly love by congratulating him and Meghan for the joyous occasion on their own Twitter page. "We are all delighted by the happy news of the arrival of baby Lili. Congratulations to Harry, Meghan and Archie,” the couple wrote.

Of course, Harry’s father, Charles, and The Duchess of Cornwall sent out their well wishes on the social media platform, too. “Congratulations to Harry, Meghan and Archie on the arrival of baby Lilibet Diana. Wishing them all well at this special time.”


The arrival of their second child comes as a blessing for the couple, especially after Meghan experienced a devastating miscarraige in July 2020. Following Lili’s healthy birth at the Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital in California, Meghan and the rest of her family have settled down and are spending their precious time together at their home in the United States. 


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