The shell bone script of character After or Queen is
which is very similar to character Manage on Post 450, just the person is on the left in this character, but on the right in character Manage. It means Queen originally and now if it is in two characters words. Putting the person on the left is to distinguish it from the character Manage which is a male manager, or commander, but the above character is a female commander or queen who has same power as male commander.
The shell bone script of character Queen above shows that China had Matrilineal Society in ancient time, female had big power.
The bronze script of the character is
Same as clerical script.
The pinyin of the character is Hou4.
It has only meant Queen until 1950s.
Let see the character After evolution.
The bronze script of character After