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原來

ChineseEdit

 
former; original; primary; raw; level; cause; source
to come
trad. (原來)
simp. (原来)

PronunciationEdit


AdjectiveEdit

原來

  1. (Beginning Mandarin) original

AdverbEdit

原來

  1. (Beginning Mandarin) as it turns out; in fact
    原來 [Cantonese, trad.]
    原来 [Cantonese, simp.]
    Jyun4 loi4 hai6 nei5 gaau2 sing4 gam2 ge3 joeng2 ge3. [Jyutping]
    So it was you who did this after all.
  2. (Beginning Mandarin) originally

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