Abdul Muntaqim

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This is a Malay name; the name Bolkiah is a patronymic, not a family name, and the person should be referred to by the given name, Abdul Muntaqim. The Arabic word "bin" ("b.") or "binti"/"binte" ("bt."/"bte."), if used, means "son of" or "daughter of" respectively.
Abdul Muntaqim Bolkiah
Prince of Brunei
Born (2007-03-17) 17 March 2007 (age 9)
Brunei Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei
Full name
Abdul Muntaqim Ibni Haji Al-Muhtadee Billah
House House of Bolkiah
Father Crown Prince Al-Muhtadee Billah of Brunei
Mother Crown Princess Sarah of Brunei
Religion Sunni Islam
Occupation student
Bruneian Royal Family
Personal Emblem of the Sultan of Brunei.svg

HM The Sultan
HM The Queen

Pengiran Muda Abdul Muntaqim Bolkiah (born 17 March 2007)[1] is the oldest child and first son of Al-Muhtadee Billah, heir to the Sultan of Brunei, and his wife, Sarah, Crown Princess of Brunei.[2] He has a younger sister, Princess Muneerah Madhul, who was born in 2011.[3] The Prince is second-in-line to become Sultan of Brunei after his father Al-Muhtadee Billah.His father is heir to Abdul Muntaqim's grandfather Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah of Brunei.

In honour of the birth of the prince, a 19-gun salute was fired from the cannons on the grounds of Istana Nurul Iman, the official residence of the Sultan of Brunei.[2][4]

Titles, styles and honours[edit]

Styles of
The Prince of Brunei
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Reference style His Royal Highness
Spoken style Your Royal Highness
Alternative style Sir

Titles and style[edit]

English language style[edit]

The style and title of Abdul Muntaqim in full is:
His Royal Highness Prince Abdul Muntaqim ibni His Royal Highness Crown Prince Al-Muhtadee Billah.[5]

Malay language style[edit]

Yang Teramat Mulia Pengiran Muda Abdul Muntaqim

which means
  • Yang Teramat Mulia  : Style used, among other, for the children of a Sultan by a Royal wife (=His Royal Highness)
  • Pengiran Muda : "Prince" used for sons of the Sultan and his grandchildren



  1. ^ "Brunei's crown prince and wife have baby boy". Agence France Presse. Philippine Daily Inquirer. 18 March 2007. Retrieved 24 April 2011. 
  2. ^ a b "Two-year-old heir to the Sultan of Brunei's fortune is the world's richest baby". Daily Mirror. Retrieved 17 December 2014. 
  3. ^ "His Majesty has named His Majesty's grand-daughter". Radio Television Brunei. 2 January 2011. Retrieved 9 June 2011. 
  4. ^ Royal Ark
  5. ^ "Senior Minister". Prime Minister's Office of Brunei. Archived from the original on 29 April 2011. Retrieved 24 April 2011. 
  6. ^ Royal Ark, Brunei - Style and glossary

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Abdul Muntaqim
Born: 17 March 2007
Preceded by
Prince Abdul Muntaqim
Line of succession to the throne of Bruneian
2nd position
Succeeded by
Prince Muhammad Aiman