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Definition of Esquire


  1. Originally, a shield-bearer or armor-bearer, an attendant on a knight; in modern times, a title of dignity next in degree below knight and above gentleman; also, a title of office and courtesy; -- often shortened to squire.
  2. To wait on as an esquire or attendant in public; to attend.
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Esquire Translations

esquire in German is Wohlgeboren
esquire in Italian is vossignoria