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Boy Name: Squire

Name: Squire
Pronunciation: \s-qui-re\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: knight's companion
Origin: English
Sounds Like: Sacar, Saguaro, Seguaro, Seger, Segar, Skerry
Variant forms: Squier, Squiers, Squires, Squyre, Squyres
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 7718

Description

Squire \s-qui-re\ as a boy's name is of Middle English origin, and the meaning of Squire is "knight's companion". Occupational name. Mostly 19th-century first name use.

Squire has 5 variant forms: Squier, Squiers, Squires, Squyre and Squyres.

Baby names that sound like Squire are Sacar, Saguaro, Seguaro, Seger, Segar and Skerry.

Popularity

Squire is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#7718 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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