Thai order of precedence

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Royal Family[edit]

King Chulalongkorn described the order of precedence in his literature "Traditional of Royal Family of Siam".

Gentlemen[edit]

  1. The Sovereign
  2. The Viceroy (Grand Commander)
  3. The Viceroy (Commander)
  4. The Deputy Vice King
  5. Sons of the Former Sovereign and Queen
    1. Great Uncles of the Sovereign
    2. Uncles of the Sovereign
    3. Brothers of the Sovereign
  6. Sons of the Sovereign and Queen
  7. Sons of the Former Sovereign and Royal Consort
    1. Great Uncles of the Sovereign
    2. Uncles of the Sovereign
    3. Brothers of the Sovereign
  8. Sons of the Sovereign and Royal Consort
  9. Sons of the Former Sovereign and Royal Concubine
    1. Great Uncle of the Sovereign
    2. Uncles of the Sovereign
    3. Brothers of the Sovereign
  10. Sons of the Sovereign and Royal Concubine
  11. Nephews of the Sovereign
  12. Grandsons of the Sovereign who are sons of son of the Sovereign and daughter of the Sovereign
  13. Sons of the Viceroy and Royal Consort
  14. Sons of the Former Viceroy
  15. Sons of the Viceroy
  16. Grandsons of the Sovereign who are sons of son of the Sovereign and Queen or Royal Consort and Princess
  17. Grandsons of the Sovereign who are sons of son of the Sovereign and Royal Concubine and Princess
  18. Sons of Prince Matayabitak, the Prince Maternal Grandfather of Rama V
  19. Sons of the Deputy Vice King and Royal Consort
  20. Grandsons of the Sovereign who are sons of son of Sovereign and the commoner
  21. Royal Great Grandsons of the Sovereign

Ladies[edit]

  1. Queen Mother
  2. The Sovereign's Consort (Queen)
  3. Queen Dowager
  4. Royal Consort
  5. Daughters of the Former Sovereign and Queen
    1. Great Aunts of the Sovereign
    2. Aunts of the Sovereign
    3. Sisters of the Sovereign
  6. Daughters of the Sovereign and Queen
  7. Daughters of the Former Sovereign and Royal Consort
    1. Great Aunts of the Sovereign
    2. Aunts of the Sovereign
    3. Sisters of the Sovereign
  8. Daughters of the Sovereign and Royal Consort
  9. Daughters of the Former Sovereign and Royal Concubine
    1. Great Aunts of the Sovereign
    2. Aunts of the Sovereign
    3. Sisters of the Sovereign
  10. Daughters of the Sovereign and Royal Concubine
  11. Nieces of the Sovereign
  12. Royal Consort who are granddaughters of the Sovereign
  13. Granddaughters of the Sovereign who are daughters of son of the Sovereign and daughter of the Sovereign
  14. Daughters of the Viceroy and Royal Consort
  15. Daughters of the Former Viceroy
  16. Daughters of the Viceroy
  17. Granddaughters of the Sovereign who are daughters of son of the Sovereign and Queen or Royal Consort and Princess
  18. Granddaughters of the Sovereign who are sons of daughters of the Sovereign and Royal Concubine and Princess
  19. Daughters of Prince Matayabitak, the Prince Maternal Grandfather of Rama V
  20. Daughters of the Deputy Vice King and Royal Consort
  21. Granddaughters of the Sovereign who are daughters of son of Sovereign and the commoner
  22. Royal Great Granddaughters of the Sovereign

Current Order of Precedence[edit]

King Bhumibol arranged the order of precedence of royal family following:-

So the current order of precedence of Thai royal family in brief is as follows:

  1. HM The King
  2. HM The Queen Mother
  3. HRH Prince Dipangkorn Rasmijoti
  4. HRH Princess Bajrakitiyabha
  5. HRH Princess Sirivannavari Nariratana
  6. HRH Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn, the Princess Royal
  7. HRH Princess Chulabhorn Walailak
  8. Princess Ubolratana Rajakanya
  9. HRH Princess Soamsawali
  10. HRH Princess Siribhachudhabhorn
  11. HRH Princess Adityadhornkitikhun
  12. Khun Ploypailin Jensen
  13. Khun Sirikitiya Jensen