What is the national anthem of Britain?

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The national anthem of Great Britain is a song that is (right now) called "God Save the Queen."  When the current Queen dies, she will be replaced (presumably) by her son, Prince Charles.  At that point, the national anthem will be "God Save the King."  It is, of course, the same song but with just the one word changed.

This song dates from the 1700s.  It is said to have first been performed in 1745.  It is not clear when the song was first considered to be the national anthem of the United Kingdom.

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