Why Prince Charles May Become King George VII
February 9, 2018 12:56
Have you heard the rumors that Prince Charles may become King George VII? Actually, it’s quite possible, and no one is trying to make fun of you. Royal rules and traditions appear to be more complicated than we think. So here’s the answer everyone is dying to learn!
Every monarch gets his own original secular name at birth. However, when it’s time for them to accede to monarchy, they choose an absolutely different name from their secular one. It’s called a regnal name. As a rule, it consists of two parts, one of which is the name itself, and the second one is a number. It should be an ordinal one and is written as a Roman numeral.