The Real Meaning Behind The New Royal Baby’s Surprising Name

It was the surprise baby name that no one saw coming. Forgoing the more traditional options of Arthur, James, Philip and Albert, Prince Harry and Duchess Meghan shocked the world by calling their baby Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor. Officially, his title is Master, which makes him Master Archie! How adorable.

The royal couple debuted their two-day-old son yesterday (May 8) at Windsor Castle:

The Real Meaning Behind The New Royal Baby's Surprising Name

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So, why did the royal couple pick a name that was so unexpected? We break down the meaning behind baby Archie’s full name:

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