What does Squire mean?
Squire /squi-re/ as a boys' name is of Middle English origin, and the meaning of Squire is "knight's companion". Occupational name. Mostly 19th-century first name use.
(male) Squiro, Squise, ..
(female) Squira, Squise, ..
How popular is Squire?
Squire is an uncommon first name for males but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#6198 out of 150436, Top 4%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name statistics of Squire for boys. Squire entered the list in 1880-1889 and reached its highest rank of #664 in the U.S. then, but is not found in the list currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2014)
Suggested similar names are Adaire, Alaire, Blaire, Claire, Dwire, Guaire, Maguire, Mcguire, Sabre, Safir, Saige, Sapir, Savile, Sayre, Seoirse, Shaine, Shaquile (see Shaquille), Shura, Skie, Slaide, Speare, Spike, Spiro, Stuart▼, Sturm and Swaine. These names tend to be more commonly used than Squire.