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Re: Frederick Lewis of Wales
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In the 20th century, three kings assumed regnal names in place of their given names ie. Albert Edward became Edward VII, David became Edward VIII, Albert became George VI so that may well have been the same tradition followed by those earlier examples.
Edward VIII did not assume a different regnal name. His official calling name before his accession to the throne was Edward. David was just a name used within the family. He was never Prince David.