As for a girl, the dad of three proposed “Margaret,” saying that “the royal family needs more Margarets. The world needs more Margarets.”

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Coons might not be that far off with his suggestion for a name befitting a future queen. A United Kingdom betting site is currently taking wagers on what name William and Kate will bestow on their first kiddo. While Margaret is given 40-1 odds, Alexandra tops the list for girls’ names, with a 3-2 chance of being the royal choice. James takes the No. 1 spot among boys’ names, at 8-1. 

Other lawmakers were apprehensive about doling out potential names for any heirs or heiresses to the throne.

Sen. Bob CaseyBob CaseyFamilies make emotional plea for diabetes research funding Dem leaders amp up calls for bipartisan ObamaCare fixes Let’s not roll back bipartisan progress on global food security MORE disclosed he and his wife, Terese, had some help with picking out names for all four of their daughters.

“If you get a good name book, that gives you some options. We narrowed it down that way. My wife is a very thorough researcher,” the Pennsylvania Democrat said with a smile.

Asked as he entered a senators-only elevator for any bright ideas regarding a baby name, a seemingly flustered Sen. Bob CorkerBob CorkerRepublicans get agreement on Russia, North Korea sanctions Senate rejects ObamaCare repeal, replacement amendment Senate votes to begin ObamaCare repeal debate MORE responded with a chuckle that he and an aide would have to think about it.

ITK eyed the Tennessee Republican again later that day as he was riding up a Senate subway escalator. He shouted across the escalators, “I’m still thinking about it!” before asking your dutiful ITK columnist’s name. “Judy — that’s it!” he exclaimed.

Somehow we don’t foresee a “Judy Wales” crawling around Buckingham Palace.

But one member of the upper chamber had no problem providing an eponymous recommendation.

Sen. James InhofeJames InhofeMcCain absence adds to GOP agenda’s uncertainty GOP signals infrastructure bill must wait Lobbying World MORE (R-Okla.) deadpanned, “James Mountain Inhofe, that’d be a good name, wouldn’t it?”

— Brina Chu contributed

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