Kate Middleton family nickname revealed: Prince Harry calls Kate this in private
Kate Middleton is believed to have a very close relationship with Prince Harry, being in his life for 15 years. Showing just how close they are, Harry’s nickname for the Duchess has now been revealed.
Kate Middleton, 36, goes by many different names – she’s Kate, Catherine, Catherine Elizabeth and the Duchess of Cambridge.
Her husband Prince William has also been overheard calling her by some more affectionate names – “darling” and “babe”.
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex also use pet names, with Harry reportedly calling his wife Meghan Markle, “Meg” and Meghan calling Harry “Haz”.
It has now been revealed that Prince Harry also has his very own nickname for his the Duchess of Cambridge, one that is actually quite sweet.
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According to OK magazine, Harry calls his sister-in-law “Cath”, which is a short version of her full name, Catherine.
Talking to radio presenter Scott Mills, Kate said was asked by the host if she knew about Harry’s affectionate nickname.
Kate replied: “I’m not sure, I’m not that familiar with it. But I will answer to most things.”
While Kate doesn’t have any other known nicknames within the Royal Family, Meghan is believed to have been given a humorous one by Prince Charles.
According to The Mirror, Charles calls the 37-year-old Duchess “Tungsten”, being “tough and unbending” like the strong metal.
Prince William also has an unusual nickname within the Royal Family, “Wombat”.
In an interview in 2007, William revealed that his mother, Princess Diana, used to call him by the strange name.
Speaking to NBC’s Matt Lauer, he said: “It began when I was two. I’ve been rightfully told because I can’t remember back that far.
“But when we went to Australia with our parents, and the wombat, you know, that’s the local animal. So I just basically got called that. Not because I look like a wombat, or maybe I do.”
Kate’s reported nickname from Harry shows just how close Harry and Kate are, being in each other’s lives since Kate and William began their relationship in 2003
They have often been spotted laughing with each other and enjoying each other’s company, attending many official engagements together.
The siblings-in-law even worked together on the Head’s Up Campaign, raising awareness for mental health.
It was also reported that the 33-year-old Prince sought Kate’s advice when it came to marrying Meghan Markle.
Speaking to Grazia UK, royal expert Katie Nicholl said: “Harry and Kate are very close, she’s been like a mentor to him and he wanted her seal of approval.
“Kate is different to Meghan in many ways, but she has made great strides to help Meghan settle in.”
While the Queen had to give her consent to the marriage, it was really Kate’s approval that Harry desired.
Source: EXPRESS CO UK