The Duke and Duchess of Sussex welcomed their child woman named Lilibet “Lili” Diana Mountbatten-Windsor on Friday. She was born weighing in at 7 lbs., 11 oz. and each mom and youngster are wholesome and settling in at dwelling, a spokesperson for the couple beforehand advised Fox Information.
Following the information, Buckingham Palace launched an announcement on behalf of Queen Elizabeth II, Prince Charles and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, and Prince William and Kate Middleton congratulating the duo, who relocated to California in 2020, on the excellent news.
“The Queen, The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall, and The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have been knowledgeable and are delighted with the information of the beginning of a daughter for The Duke and Duchess of Sussex,” the spokesperson stated (through Folks).
The Royal Household’s Twitter account additionally shared the same observe of congratulations that reads: “Congratulations to The Duke and Duchess of Sussex on the beginning 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 information. Lilibet is Her Majesty’s eleventh great-grandchild.”
William and Kate subsequently launched an announcement of assist on their social media additional congratulating Meghan and Harry on welcoming a wholesome new member to the royal household.
“We’re all delighted by the comfortable information of the arrival of child Lili,” the assertion reads. “Congratulations to Harry, Meghan and Archie.”
Prince Charles and Camilla adopted swimsuit, sharing a photograph of Harry, Meghan and Archie.
“Congratulations to Harry, Meghan and Archie on the arrival of child Lilibet Diana,” they captioned the picture on Twitter. “Wishing all of them properly at this particular time.”
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex introduced the beginning of their second youngster by the use of their Archwell charity on Sunday in a publish on its web site. In it, they specific the enjoyment they’re feeling after welcoming Lili to the world.
“On June 4, we had been blessed with the arrival of our daughter, Lili. She is greater than we may have ever imagined, and we stay grateful for the love and prayers we’ve felt from throughout the globe,” the message from the Duke and Duchess of Sussex reads. “Thanks on your continued kindness and assist throughout this very particular time for our household.”
Her first title was reportedly chosen to honor great-grandmother Queen Elizabeth II, 95, who goes by the identical as a nickname.
The title Lilibet is the Hebrew model of the title Elizabeth, and it means “God’s promise,” in accordance with The Bump’s title dictionary.
The couple’s firstborn, Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor, was born on Might 6, 2019 and is now 2 years previous.
Fox Information’ Courtney Moore contributed to this report.