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君 Jūn is a Confucian gentleman:

群 Qún is 'herd':

Gentlemen and sheep (羊 yáng) make a herd.

Common word: 人群 rénqún 'crowd (of people)'

裙 Qún is 'skirt':

Here the character is being used for its sound. The element on the left is another way of writing 衣 yī 'clothing'.