What is a Queen Consort? The meaning and why Camilla is not called ‘Queen’ in England

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Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, has formally taken the role of Queen Consort following the death of England's Queen Elizabeth II on Sept. 8, 2022

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The title “Queen Consort” is given to the spouse of a ruling king.

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Camilla isn't called “Queen” because she is not the head of the British monarchy.

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She additionally does not have the same political and military powers that King Charles III has.

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Queen Consort Camilla could be topped with King Charles III throughout his upcoming coronation.

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The late Queen Elizabeth II chose the traditional during her Platinum Jubilee in February 2022

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, which celebrated her 70 years as the head of the British monarchy, according to Insider.

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