While the wife of a king is traditionally crowned queen, the question of what title Camilla would hold when Charles became king had been a tricky one for many years. File photo: EPA-EFE
While the wife of a king is traditionally crowned queen, the question of what title Camilla would hold when Charles became king had been a tricky one for many years. File photo: EPA-EFE
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Camilla’s new title: what’s the difference between queen and Queen Consort?

  • After seven decades, the United Kingdom will have a new woman to call queen
  • Charles’ wife Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall, will be known as Queen Consort

While the wife of a king is traditionally crowned queen, the question of what title Camilla would hold when Charles became king had been a tricky one for many years. File photo: EPA-EFE
While the wife of a king is traditionally crowned queen, the question of what title Camilla would hold when Charles became king had been a tricky one for many years. File photo: EPA-EFE
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