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Re: Is the King still a duke?
I thought that was interesting as well. I think most monarchs former princely/ducal titles are no longer used upon accession to the throne, e.g., the prince of Orange, prince of Asturias, etc.
Anyway, the biography I read on King Carl XVI Gustaf associates the ducal title to him, i.e., duke of Jämtland.
When the present king of Sweden dies, therefore, his dukedom, Jämtland, will become vacant.
It seems strange to me that the Sovereign would hold a titular honour granted by the crown he embodies and represents.