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A Boy 41 28.67%
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Twins - Boy / Boy 9 6.29%
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Old 05-30-2014, 04:46 PM
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Originally Posted by melina premiere View Post
I think that perhaps prince Albert will ask a change of constitution and if it is a girl she may reign even if there is the birth of a boy after her.
It would be good for this to happen. I'm hoping it's a girl. I think if it is, the name Grace will feature, but not as the first name. Alice Grace would by my choice.

Old 05-30-2014, 04:47 PM
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I hope for a girl. I think the name is hard to guess and could be totally unconventional

Old 05-30-2014, 04:55 PM
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I'm now totally confused? Is the constitution now changed for a girl to inherit instead of a younger brother now?
Old 05-30-2014, 05:07 PM
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My guess is that Princess Charlene will have a lovely boy.
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Old 05-30-2014, 05:18 PM
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Originally Posted by angieuk View Post
I'm now totally confused? Is the constitution now changed for a girl to inherit instead of a younger brother now?

The line of succession is male preference primogeniture. If this child is a girl she will be first in the line of succession, but could be displaced by later children if they're male unless the succession is changed.

Prior to 2002, the succession only allowed for direct succession - whoever inherited had to be a descendant of the current prince. Under that succession, if Albert had died without legitimate children then Monaco would cease to be independent of France. This succession was changed to allow the siblings of the monarch and their children to inherit - so, while Albert is Prince, his sisters, their children, and their grandchildren (at least those who have been legitimized) would be in the succession, and if there is no one who is eligible to inherit then a more distant descendant of the House of Grimaldi will be selected via the Crown Council.
Old 05-30-2014, 05:35 PM
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So excited to finally guess for a Monaco baby!

For a boy: Rainier, Honore or Charles
A girl: Louise, Marguerite or Antoniette

Boy: Charles Albert Honore
Girl: Louise Marguerite Juliette

I'm leaning towards a boy.

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Old 05-30-2014, 05:59 PM
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Rainier Pierre
Charlotte Grace Louise
Old 05-30-2014, 06:10 PM
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I really like the name Louise if its a girl.

Louise Hippolyte, Princess of Monaco was the only Sovereign Princess of Monaco to reign,but sadly it was a brief reign ; 20th of February 1731 –
29th of December 1731.The Princess died of smallpox.
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Old 05-30-2014, 06:16 PM
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No idea... IMO an name that suits both french and english language is the most likely.. (Like for Caroline, Albert or Stephanie)
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Old 05-30-2014, 06:30 PM
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I really have no idea what this baby is, which is odd, as I usually get vibes.

I'm starting to go with girl, not sure why and if so we can certainly expect the name Grace
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Old 05-30-2014, 06:43 PM
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My very first speculative thought was, "Is there male pattern baldness in her family?" so my radar is pointing to a boy. Philippe? And if we can believe the tabs, Queen Maxima has been a friendly supporter of Charlene. Frankly I'd love to see Max Maxing it to the Max at the christening!
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Old 05-30-2014, 07:30 PM
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the go Maxima, godmother of Prince Albert was the former last queen of Spain, perhaps they will choose Queen Maxima for godmother, Charlene said queen Maxima was supporting her or perhaps they will choose Princess Stéphanie as godmother

For a godfather perhaps Pierre Casiraghi , he seems very closed to Prince Albert.
Old 05-30-2014, 08:06 PM
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I have no idea the baby's sex, name, godparents, but my only hope is that s/he is born healthy & happy with all 10 fingers & toes.

That said, I have to honest and say for Albert's sake I wish a baby girl that is a carbon copy of his beloved mother Grace Kelly, whom he was so close to and vice versa, her only son. At least we know the baby will have naturally blonde hair & blue eyes like Grace.
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Old 05-30-2014, 09:07 PM
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Wonderful news for Princess Charlene, Prince Albert and Grimaldi royal family.
I think baby boy.

Name : Rainier
Old 05-30-2014, 11:19 PM
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Girl: Grace Ghislaine or Alice Grace
Boy: Francois Michel or Jean Michel Francois

Not sure if boy or girl so how about twins, but leaning towards a girl.

Godparent: My lst thought was maybe Albert's daughter Jazmin.
I know, a bit crazy, but what better way to connect his other children to Monaco, Charlene & the new baby.
Old 05-31-2014, 05:00 AM
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The Grimaldi family seem to be quite traditional with regards to godparents, one relative from mother's side one relative from father's side, except for the heirs at the time of their birth (imo)
so i wouldn't be surprised if someone like Q.Maxima was asked, however seeing the difficulties Charlene obviously had in adjusting to the royal world, i'd wish for her that one of the godparents will come from her family...
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The best for Albert and Charlene would be to have twins !!!
Old 05-31-2014, 06:49 AM
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Originally Posted by capri View Post
The best for Albert and Charlene would be to have twins !!!
Well it coulb be, since the communiquè didn't say "baby" but "joyful event" and "pregnancy"
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Old 05-31-2014, 07:10 AM
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Boy - Rainier Albert Michel

Girl - Antoinette Patricia Grace
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Old 05-31-2014, 07:18 AM
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she looks radiant as ever Princess Charlene so my guess the baby s a boy.
Name could be Rainier.

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