nguyên hình

VietnameseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Sino-Vietnamese word from 原形, composed of (origin) and (form)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

nguyên hình

  1. (Chinese mythology, folklore, of a shapeshifting monster in disguise) the original, true form
    hiện nguyên hình
    to reveal one's true form; to show one's true colors