阿Q

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Chinese[edit]

 
(phonetic character); (final part.); (interj.); flatter; an initial particle; prefix to names of people
simp. and trad.
(阿Q)
Q

Etymology[edit]

  • From the name of the main character in Lu Xun's novella The True Story of Ah Q (《阿Q正傳》/《阿Q正传》) who believes his defeats are victories.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

阿Q

  1. foolish

Noun[edit]

阿Q

  1. foolish person

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