Titles of the Dutch Royals


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I would advice the King to distance more:

Luana, Zaria, Eloise, Claus-Casimir and Eleonore become Van Lippe-Biesterfeld van Amsberg. No longer Van Oranje-Nassau van Amsberg.

Maurits, Bernhard, Pieter-Christiaan and Floris and their children become Van Lippe-Biesterfeld van Vollenhoven. No longer Van Oranje-Nassau, Van Vollenhoven.

It is a mystery why the nephews and nieces of the King are invisible while the more distant related Van Vollenhoven bunch - invisible for 364 days a year- do attend King's Day...

The children of the three younger sons of Margriet are simply 'van Vollenhoven already, so that problem is solved. Queen Beatrix was wise to make her other grandchildren 'only' counts. Van Nassau-Amsberg without the Orange part would have been an option too, as was the tradition in the family: we had the Nassau-Ouwerkerk, Nassau-Breda, Nassau-Lalecq and all the various German branches.

Van Nassau was no option because the Dutch branch of the dynasty became extinct with Queen Wilhelmina. Van Oranje-Nassau is the name of the royal dynasty.

That was already the case before Queen Wilhelmina. And wasn't the intention in this hypothetical situation to avoid using the name of the royal dynasty? As Marengo said, the plain "of Nassau" has been carried by branches of the family which came from illegitimate sons and thus lacked dynastic rights, so it would have been somewhat in keeping with precedent to use it for non-members of the Royal House.
 
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