Will Meghan Markle’s royal baby be a boy or a girl? Latest odds for the sex and name of Prince Harry’s first child

MEGHAN Markle and Prince Harry are expecting their first baby in a matter of weeks.

But, will it be a boy or a girl? And what will they call their newborn? Here is everything you need to know…

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry tied the knot at Windsor Castle in May 2018
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry tied the knot at Windsor Castle in May 2018
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Will Meghan Markle’s baby be a boy or a girl?

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry have not yet revealed the sex of their first baby.

It’s possible to know a baby’s sex at around 16-20 weeks, however the couple decided to keep the baby’s sex a surprise.

American forensic artist Joe Mullins has created pictures of what he imagines the couple’s son or daughter would look like.

The baby, whether it’s a boy or a girl will take the surname Sussex.

Skybet has 4/6 odds on a girl, and 11/10 on a boy – meaning you wouldn’t get any returns for placing a bet.

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry confirmed their happy news on October 15, 2018
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry confirmed their happy news on October 15, 2018
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When did Meghan Markle and Prince Harry announce the pregnancy?

Meghan and Harry announced the pregnancy to the public on October 15, 2018.

The Palace broke the news via a statement on Twitter.

It said: “Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are very pleased to announce that The Duchess of Sussex is expecting a baby in the Spring of 2019.”

“Their Royal Highnesses have appreciated all of the support they have received from people around the world since their wedding in May and are delighted to be able to share this happy news with the public.”

The news comes five months after the Royal Wedding in May 2018.

It’s believed that the couple shared the news with the Royal Family in private at Princess Eugenie’s wedding.

The baby is due to be born in late April.

What will Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s baby be called?

Bookies have already set odds on what Meghan and Harry’s first child will be called.

As of March 16, these were the odds supplied by SkyBet.

  • Victoria 10/1
  • Isabella 10/1
  • Arthur 12/1
  • Diana 12/1
  • Mary 12/1
  • Elizabeth 16/1
  • Frances/Francis 16/1
  • James 10/1

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