The Royal Forums Coat of Arms

Join The Royal Forums Today
Closed Thread
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 10-06-2007, 02:56 AM
hilal's Avatar
Serene Highness
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Budapest, Hungary
Posts: 1,428
Names for the next Prince/Princess of Belgium

Boy: Leopold Albert Baudouin

Girl: Eugenie-Astrid Thyra

Old 10-07-2007, 12:26 AM
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: New York, United States
Posts: 200
Albert Philippe Baudowin Marie
Alexandra Charlotte Paola Marie

Old 10-07-2007, 06:22 AM
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: scherpenheuvel zichem, Belgium
Posts: 226
Or maybe for a girl

Princess Marie Astrid Josephine Anne
Old 10-07-2007, 02:09 PM
stephanievl's Avatar
Serene Highness
Picture of the Month Representative - Belgium
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: n/a, Belgium
Posts: 3,026
Girl: Charlotte Marie Josephine Laura
Boy: Samuel Albert Marie Felix
Old 10-07-2007, 02:19 PM
aliocha's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2003
Location: Lannoy, France
Posts: 128
Girl Marie Anne Josephine Laura
Boy Pierre Marie Baudouin Felix
Old 10-07-2007, 03:59 PM
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Lisbon, Portugal
Posts: 19
If it would be to end in -el (Gabriel, Emmanuel), I think Michel or Raphaël would be so much royal than Samuel or Abraham (!!!).
HRH Prince Michel Laurent Charles Georges Marie de Bélgique - so much appopriate.

For a girl - HRH Princess Anne Joséphine Astrid Marie Paola de Bélgique.
Old 10-07-2007, 04:39 PM
Marengo's Avatar
Royal Blogger, TRF Author
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Posts: 14,224
Another thing is that I think they also find it important that the name is written the same in Dutch and French, like with the names of their other three children.
TRF Rules and FAQ
Old 10-07-2007, 05:51 PM
Lady Bluffton's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: Bluffton, United States
Posts: 348
Being that the CP pair seem to be rather devoted Catholics, I'm going to venture a guess that there will be some pretty strong saintly names involved.

How about

Francois Benoit Josef Jean

Marie-Mathilde Charlotte Pauline
"You can dance, you can jive, having the time of your life / See that girl, watch that scene, diggin' the dancing queen"
Old 10-07-2007, 06:11 PM
Marengo's Avatar
Royal Blogger, TRF Author
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Posts: 14,224
I suppose the Flemish wouldn't be too happy with a Prince Francois
TRF Rules and FAQ
Old 10-07-2007, 07:17 PM
Myriam's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Haifa, Israel
Posts: 79
I believe if it is a baby girl her first name will be Astrid. :)
If it is a boy probably will be Baudoin

Usually the forth children are always the prettiest among their brothers/sisters so I think we'll have a super-hyper pretty baby royal.
Old 10-08-2007, 02:02 PM
martha-louise's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2003
Location: Waterloo, Belgium
Posts: 242
I wouldn't vote for a French name like François. Philippe said ones they like names who can be pronounced in Flanders and Wallonia in the same way.
So it won't be Willem or Guillaume or Frans; François etc.

It won't be Baudouin aswel, cause they gave the name to Gabriel as second name.
Old 10-10-2007, 09:10 AM
Helena's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2003
Location: Aerdenhout, Netherlands
Posts: 179
I am hoping for Marie-Alix, after Mathilde´s sister who died.
Old 10-10-2007, 12:04 PM
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: Z., Netherlands
Posts: 37
I hope Pauline, the French form of Paola. I think it is a pretty and ladylike name!
Old 10-10-2007, 12:54 PM
MissSaga's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Manhattan, United States
Posts: 944
For a girl I'm thinking Christine
Why do all good things come to an end ?
Old 10-10-2007, 01:04 PM
Marengo's Avatar
Royal Blogger, TRF Author
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Posts: 14,224
Hmz, as a good reminder of the halfsister of the King, the infamous Marie-Christine . Still, WA and Maxima managed to give their second daughter the same name as an extramarital daughter of WA's grandfather, so who knows... . It is a pretty name anyway.
TRF Rules and FAQ
Old 10-10-2007, 02:22 PM
PrincessElena's Avatar
Join Date: May 2007
Location: -, Hungary
Posts: 124
Marie Alix Paola Charlotte
Old 10-10-2007, 05:20 PM
tdarlene's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: Lagos, Portugal
Posts: 601
If it's a girl it would be really nice to name her Marie Alix or just have Alix as one of the names.
If it's a boy maybe they'll continue with the tradition of the biblical names, and maybe for a girl the'll put a biblical name.
Old 10-11-2007, 06:51 AM
elisabetteke's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: somewhere, Belgium
Posts: 161
I did some research and I found out that te three names of the other children of prince Filip and princess Mathilde all have the part "el" in there name wich means God in Hebrew.
ELisabeth: dedicated to God
GabriEL: Gods strength
EmmanuEL: God with us
I think that they will choose another name with the "el" part in.

for a girl:
Eleora: God is my light
Elianne: Jahwe is my God
Michelle: Who is as God
Danielle: God is my judge
Orielle: golden lion of God
for a boy:
Elia: the lord is my God
Daniel: God is my judge
Nathanael: gift from God
Samuel: heard from God
Michaël: who is as God
Raphael: cured by God

for a girl I like: princess Elianne Paola Laura Marie
for a boy I like: prince Elia Leopold (name of godfather) Marie
Old 10-11-2007, 09:58 AM
aliocha's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2003
Location: Lannoy, France
Posts: 128
Why not Raphaël for a boy ? It was a beautiful name...
Old 10-14-2007, 06:49 AM
stephanievl's Avatar
Serene Highness
Picture of the Month Representative - Belgium
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: n/a, Belgium
Posts: 3,026
Some more possible names
Mathias : Gift from the lord

Margaux: daughter of the sea, child of the light
Isabelle: I swear by God
Anna : Anna, the mother of Maria

Closed Thread

crown princess mathilde, godparents, names, pregnancy

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Prince Laurent of Belgium & Claire Coombs 2003 samitude Royal Weddings 127 04-19-2014 09:30 PM
Prince Phillipe and Princess Maria of Belgium, Count and Countess of Flanders Marengo Belgian Royal History 10 09-12-2007 08:02 PM
Possible Names for Louis and Tessy's Second Baby crm2317 Prince Felix, Princess Claire, Princess Alexandra, Prince Sebastien & Prince Louis with Family 6 07-11-2007 12:41 PM
Possible Names for Prince Hamzah & Princess Noor's first child lil Monkey King Abdullah's Brothers 62 04-19-2007 11:36 AM

Additional Links
Popular Tags
birth charlene chris o'neill crown prince felipe crown prince frederik crown prince haakon crown princess letizia crown princess mary crown princess mette-marit crown princess victoria current events fashion genealogy grand duchess maria teresa grand duke henri hohenzollern infanta elena jordan king abdullah ii king carl xvi gustav king felipe king felipe vi king harald king juan carlos king philippe king willem-alexander luxembourg ottoman pom president komorowski prince albert prince albert ii prince carl philip prince constantijn prince felipe prince floris prince joachim prince laurent prince pieter-christiaan princess princess alexia (2005 -) princess anita princess ariane princess beatrix princess catharina-amalia princess charlene princess claire princess elisabeth princess laurentien princess letizia princess mabel princess madeleine princess margriet princess marie princess marilene princess mary queen letizia queen mathilde queen maxima queen paola queen rania queen silvia queen sofia royal russia spain state visit sweden wedding william

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

RV & Travel Trailer Communities

Our RV & Travel Trailer sites encompasses virtually all types of Recreational Vehicles, from brand-specific to general RV communities.

» More about our RV Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities

Copyright 2002-2012 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:53 AM.

Social Knowledge Networks

eXTReMe Tracker
Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2014
Jelsoft Enterprises

Royal News Delivered to your Email!

You can get the latest Royal News right in your inbox.

unsusbcribe at anytime with one click

Close [X]