New royal baby's name revealed: Meghan and Harry show son to the world!
"I have the two best guys in the world so I'm really happy..."
The world has finally got a glimpse of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's baby! The new royal baby was introduced by his proud parents on Wednesday, 8 May 2019.
And, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex have also announced their first born's name!
The much-awaited name was shared on the SussexRoyal Instagram account: "The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are pleased to announce they have named their first born child: Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor."
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The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are pleased to announce they have named their first born child: Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor This afternoon Their Royal Highnesses introduced Her Majesty The Queen to her eighth great-grandchild at Windsor Castle. The Duke of Edinburgh and The Duchess’ mother were also present for this special occasion. Photo credit: Chris Allerton ©️SussexRoyal
"It's magic, it's pretty amazing. I have the two best guys in the world so I'm really happy," a joyous Meghan Markle had said earlier at the press photocall.
Adorable pictures also show that the Queen finally met her eighth great-grandchild .
"This afternoon Their Royal Highnesses introduced Her Majesty The Queen to her eighth great-grandchild at Windsor Castle. The Duke of Edinburgh and The Duchess’ mother were also present for this special occasion, " said the Instagram update.
For their first public moment as a family,The Duke and Duchess of Sussex stood together at St George’s Hall at Windsor Castle, with Harry holding the little one in his arms.
Meghan, who was wearing a cream, sleeveless dress shared, "He has the sweetest temperament, he's really calm. He's been the dream."
"Thank you everybody for all the well-wishes and kindness, it just means so much."
When asked how parenting had treated him so far, Prince Harry said, "It's great. Parenting is amazing."
"It's only been two and a half days, three days, but we're just so thrilled to have our own little bundle of joy."
As to who the baby resembled more, Harry said: "Everyone says that babies change so much over two weeks.We're basically monitoring how the changing process happens over this next month really. But his looks are changing every single day, so who knows."
Their first pictures as a family were also shared on the SussexRoyal Instagram account.
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This intro to the new royal baby was markedly different from when Kate Middleton and Prince William had baby Louis last year. If you remember, Kate had posed with her newborn on the steps of the hospital a few hours after she delivered her third baby.
Meghan Markle, in a refreshing departure from the norm, chose not to do a same-day royal baby photo op.
This little one's intro to the world instead, came 2 days after his birth, with daddy Prince Harry cradling him in his arms.
Here's wishing baby Archie and his family lots of love and happiness!