原来

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Mandarin[edit]

simpl.
trad. 原來

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin yuánlái
Zhuyin ㄩㄢˊ ㄌㄞˊ
IPA (key) /y̯ɛn³⁵ laɪ̯³⁵/
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Adjective[edit]

原来 (simplified, Pinyin yuánlái, traditional 原來)

  1. (Beginning Mandarin) original

Adverb[edit]

原来 (simplified, Pinyin yuánlái, traditional 原來)

  1. (Beginning Mandarin) as it turns out; in fact
  2. (Beginning Mandarin) originally

Derived terms[edit]