[ 2007-04-23 18:35 ]
the way we do things in this country - quietly, with dignity. It's what the rest
of the world has always admired us for.
皇家头衔和称谓 Royal styles and titles
The daughters and male-line granddaughters of the Sovereign do not lose their
royal titles upon marriage. Men who marry the daughters and the male-line
granddaughters of the
Sovereign, however, do not acquire
their wives' royal rank and the style HRH. The only exception to this convention
is Prince Philip. Born a Prince of Greece and Denmark, it was only after his
wartime service that he renounced his title and became a naturalised British
subject, as Lieutenant Philip Mountbatten RN. The day before his marriage he was
created Duke of Edinburgh with the style HRH by King George VI's Letters Patent
of 19 November 1949. The Duke of Edinburgh was not created a Prince of the
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland until 22 February
1957.Since that date, his full title has been "HRH The Prince Philip, Duke of
Members of the Royal Family on
the balcony of Buckingham Palace after the Trooping the Colour
As grandchildren of the Sovereign through the female line, the children of
the then Princess Elizabeth and The Duke of Edinburgh would not have been
entitled to use HRH or Prince or Princess until their mother became Queen, had
those titles and styles not been granted in Letters Patent of 22 October 1948.
Finally, on the wedding day of HRH The Earl of Wessex to the then Miss Sophie
Rhys-Jones, Buckingham Palace announced that, with agreement of HM The Queen and
TRH The Earl and Countess of Wessex, any children they have would not be given
the style His or Her Royal Highness, but would have courtesy titles as sons or
daughters of an earl. HRH The Countess of Wessex gave birth to a daughter on 8
November 2003. The press secretary to the Queen announced that the infant would
be styled the Lady Louise Windsor.
1. Well, my advisors have been taking the temperature among people on the
streets, and..., the information I'm getting is that the mood is quite
2. I doubt there is anyone who knows the British people more
than I do, Mr Blair, nor who has greater faith in their wisdom and judgment.
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I bet Dan will sing a different tune when he
finds out what the salary is.
daycare Brian has to toe the mark, but at home his mother's quite lenient.