Singaporean Mandarin Database

This database contains a collection of Mandarin terms which have cultural, historical or sentimental value unique to Singapore. These terms may be used by Singaporeans in the past or at present. Some of the terms are read in print while others are used in our everyday conversations.

shèng

gǎng

Definition

位于新加坡东北部的地区。此地区的北,西,南边分别以淡滨尼高速公路 (Tampines Expressway),中央高速公路(Central Expressway)以及杨厝港路 (Yio Chu Kang Road)为界。

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yìn

jiān

bǐng

Definition

一种源自印度的烙饼,流行于新马一带的小吃。

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xié

xīng

Definition

著名的喜剧、滑稽剧、相声或小品演员。

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bào

Definition

指追债人发出的文告。

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lín

xué

xiào

Definition

一般设在组屋区附近的学校。

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