Meeting her new great grandson: Queen to see Meghan and Prince Harry's baby - PA

FILE PHOTO: Britain's Queen Elizabeth arrives to join members of the Order of Merit for a group photograph ahead of a luncheon at Windsor Castle, Berkshire, Britain May 7, 2019. Jonathan Brady/Pool via REUTERS

LONDON (Reuters) - Queen Elizabeth is expected to meet her new great grandson, the son of Prince Harry and Meghan, on Wednesday, Press Association reported.

Meghan gave birth in the early hours of Monday morning to the boy, the seventh-in-line to the British throne and the eighth great-grandchild of 93-year-old Elizabeth. He weighed 7 lb 3oz (3.26 kg).

Senior members of the British royal family said they were delighted and thrilled at the birth of the baby, whose name has yet to be revealed. Harry and Meghan are expected to show their baby in public for the first time on Wednesday.

Reporting by Guy Faulconbridge; editing by Michael Holden