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PinYin què    Simplified 阙    Traditional
  1. Imperial city watchtower (old)
  2. fault
  3. deficiency
PinYin quē    Simplified 阙    Traditional
  1. used in place of 缺 (old)
  2. mistake
PinYin quē    Simplified 阙    Traditional
  1. surname Que

Chinese meanings
  1. quē
    BS 门 | BH 1
    <书>
    ①过失。
    ②同‘缺’。
    ③(Quē)姓。另见què。

    ◆ 阙
    què
    BS 门 | BH 1
    ①古代皇宫大门前两边供瞭望的楼,泛指帝王的住所:宫~ㄧ伏~(跪在宫门前)。
    ②神庙、陵墓前竖立的石雕。另见1052quē。

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