06/23/2013 10:40 am ET Updated Jun 26, 2013

Royal Baby Names: What The Brits Are Betting On For Kate Middleton And Prince William


Written by Linda Rosenkrantz for Nameberry

As the due date for the Duchess of Cambridge approaches, the British betting establishments have gone into mad odds-shifting mode. They’re taking bets on everything from the future sovereign’s hair color to future university and career choices and even which magazine will have the exclusive photos. But of course the main focus is on the royal baby name. The front-runners include some obvious, conventional royal ancestor options, and also some bizarre, outrageous outliers. Here, the names attracting the top odds: