Google Answers Logo
View Question
Q: Esquire ( No Answer,   1 Comment )
Subject: Esquire
Category: Relationships and Society > Cultures
Asked by: foreverld-ga
List Price: $19.50
Posted: 14 Oct 2006 13:34 PDT
Expires: 13 Nov 2006 12:34 PST
Question ID: 773472
If esquire is a sur name for a male or female lawyer or noble are
there any names a highly accomplished female can add to her last name
that would express what esquire does for a lawyer male and female?

Request for Question Clarification by politicalguru-ga on 15 Oct 2006 00:31 PDT
Does this answer your question?

Request for Question Clarification by nenna-ga on 23 Oct 2006 14:34 PDT
Are you looking for a term other than Esquire?


Request for Question Clarification by nenna-ga on 31 Oct 2006 14:35 PST
Hello again,

Without a response to the clarification I can not continue to research
this question. Please respond as soon as possible so that I can
continue to search with   the information you provide me.

There is no answer at this time.

Subject: Re: Esquire
From: myoarin-ga on 15 Oct 2006 02:32 PDT
I just want to point out that females are not disadvantaged in this
regard, "highly accomplished" males are in the same position.
Any title or initials after a person's name should be earned or
awarded by an appropriate organization: university, professional
association, government, religious organization.  Self-promotion won't
gain respect.
Earn an academic degree; become an associate or member of a respected
professional organization (e.g., the bar = esquire); get someone to
recommend you for a national order (won't often be awarded, however),
join a religious order.

Or console yourself with the knowledge that in England flaunting
titles is looked at askance:  the individual  - his or her name -  is
identification enough; those who care will know about the high

Important Disclaimer: Answers and comments provided on Google Answers are general information, and are not intended to substitute for informed professional medical, psychiatric, psychological, tax, legal, investment, accounting, or other professional advice. Google does not endorse, and expressly disclaims liability for any product, manufacturer, distributor, service or service provider mentioned or any opinion expressed in answers or comments. Please read carefully the Google Answers Terms of Service.

If you feel that you have found inappropriate content, please let us know by emailing us at with the question ID listed above. Thank you.
Search Google Answers for
Google Answers  

Google Home - Answers FAQ - Terms of Service - Privacy Policy