Members of the British Royal Family have congratulated Duke Prince Harry and Duchess of Sussex Meghan Markle on the birth of their daughter, Lilibet Lili Diana Mountbatten-Windsor.
“Congratulations to The Duke and Duchess of Sussex on the birth of their daughter, Lilibet Diana! The news has delighted the Queen, the Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall, as well as the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge. Lilibet is the 11th great-grandchild of Her Majesty “The Royal Family tweeted.
Congratulations to The Duke and Duchess of Sussex on the birth 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 news.
Lilibet is Her Majesty’s 11th great-grandchild. pic.twitter.com/dGVeRpd3pK
— The Royal Family (@RoyalFamily) June 6, 2021
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Prince William and Kate Middleton, also congratulated Harry and Meghan. “We are all overjoyed with the news of baby Lili’s arrival. Congratulations to Prince Harry, Meghan Markle, and Archie “The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge tweeted.
Lili was named after her great-grandmother, Queen Elizabeth II, who goes by the nickname Lilibet in the family.
Lili’s middle name, Diana, is named after her late grandmother, Princess Diana of Wales.
Last year, Meghan and Harry formally relinquished their positions as senior royals.
Lili weighed 7 lbs 11 oz. at birth, according to the couple’s representatives, and both mother and child are in good health and settling in at home, according to news agency ANI.
They’ve been living with Archie in their new home in Southern California since last summer. Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor, Lili’s older brother, was born in 2019.