What does Squire mean?
Squire /squi-re/ [1 syll.] 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.
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 popularity of Squire for boys. Squire entered the list in 1880-1889 and reached its highest rank of #684 in the U.S. then, but is not found in the list currently. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)