So, what does Harry call her? Meghan Markle’s real name is actually RACHEL – and she shares the same moniker with her character in Suits
Rachel Meghan Markle
Girlfriend of Prince Harry born Rachel Meghan Markle, but goes by middle name
Meghan, 35, also plays character Rachel Zane in legal drama Suits
Joins Katy Perry and Miley Cyrus in changing birth name for work purposes
Attended Pippa Middleton’s reception in Berkshire with Harry at weekend
She’s become one of the most recognised names on the planet since news of her romance with Prince Harry broke.
But if you were to mention Rachel Markle in conversation, it’s likely nobody would have a clue who you were talking about.
However, Rachel is in fact the name Prince Harry’s girlfriend was given by her parents and the more commonly known Meghan is actually her middle name.
Ironically, Meghan shares her birth name with the character that made her famous – Rachel Zane.
It’s unclear whether she ever went by the name Rachel and changed to Meghan as a stage name, or if she’s always been known by her middle name.
MailOnline has contacted a representative for Meghan for further comment.
She’s become one of the most recognisable names in the world, thanks to her romance with Prince Harry, but Meghan Markle’s first name is in fact Rachel
The actress shares a first name with her Suits character Rachel Zane
It’s not uncommon in Hollywood for stars to change their names to something a bit more glamorous or catchy, and Meghan is in good company with Katy Perry, John Legend and Miley Cyrus.
Storm Keating, wife of singer Ronan, is another public figure who chooses to use her middle name, having being born Sharyn Storm Uechtritz.
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