Matilda

Long a favorite of royals -- and by long we mean ninth century! -- but more associated with the big-eyed bookworm from the beloved children's novel by Roald Dahl, made into a movie in 1996. This moniker comes with a whole host of cute nickname options, too.

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Princess Mathilde of Belgium
Daughter of Heath Ledger and Michelle Williams
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