QUE is an online acronym, that has a few meanings, despite it not being so widespread.
One common use of “QUE” is a reference to the Canadian province of Québec.
Alternatively, it is also often used as an abbreviation for the word “question”.
Origin of the term
While the exact origin of the acronym “QUE” is not known, it started appearing online toward the end of the 1990’s.
With the rise in popularity of digital communication, it became more and more frequent, especially in text messages and emails.
Spread of the term
The frequency of acronyms and abbreviations was boosted heavily in the early 2000’s, by the appearance of SMS technology, and later the emergence of social media platforms.
Today, “QUE” may be seen in all sorts of contexts, from tweets, to Facebook posts to emails.