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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 squire /ˈskwaɪr/
 鄉紳,大地主,治安官(vt.)(vi.)隨侍,護衛

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Squire n.  A square; a measure; a rule. [Obs.] “With golden squire.”

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Squire, n.
 1. A shield-bearer or armor-bearer who attended a knight.
 2. A title of dignity next in degree below knight, and above gentleman. See Esquire. [Eng.] “His privy knights and squires.”
 3. A male attendant on a great personage; also (Colloq.), a devoted attendant or follower of a lady; a beau.
 4. A title of office and courtesy. See under Esquire.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Squire, v. t. [imp. & p. p. squired p. pr. & vb. n. squiring.]
 1. To attend as a squire.
 2. To attend as a beau, or gallant, for aid and protection; as, to squire a lady. [Colloq.]
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 squire
      n 1: young nobleman attendant on a knight
      2: an English country landowner
      3: a man who attends or escorts a woman [syn: gallant]
      v : attend upon as a squire; serve as a squire