Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, welcomed the birth of his twins on May 20. The Crown Prince of Dubai first broke the news of his newborns on Instagram.
Sheikh Hamdan took to Instagram to post a simple image of blue and pink feet, suggesting he and his wife, Sheikha Sheikha bint Saeed bin Thani Al Maktoum, have welcomed a girl and a boy. They have been named Sheikha bint Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Maktoum and Rashid bin Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Maktoum. In Arabic, Sheikha means ‘princess’, while Rashid means ‘rightly guided’. The girl has got her mother’s name, while the boy shares his name with that of Sheikh Hamdan’s late grandfather, Sheikh Rashid bin Saeed Al Maktoum.
Sheikh Hamdan and Sheikha Sheikha got married in May 2019.