We have a name! Kate Middleton and Prince William have named their son George Alexander Louis.
Kensington Palace made an official statement on Wednesday (July 24), saying that William and Catherine are now down to the business of getting “to know their son.” His title “will be known as His Royal Highness Prince George of Cambridge.”
Earlier in the day Queen Elizabeth II went to Kensington Palace to see the newborn as well as uncle Harry. CNN reports that the family left the palace after lunch time and are currently in the village of Bucklebury – where Catherine’s parents live.
British bookmakers Ladbrokes had George and James as favorites Wednesday, followed by Alexander, Arthur, Louis and Henry.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, both 31, welcomed George at St. Mary’s Hospital on Monday in London at 4:24 p.m. He weighed 8 lbs., 6 oz. at the time of his birth.