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.

gǎn

gǎn

Definition

1. 鼓励某人勇往前进地做一件事。 2. 责备一个人做了不合规范的事。

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sheng

rèn

zhèng

zhào

Definition

注入了包含生物认证信息芯片的护照。也称生物认证科技护照。

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hóng

zhà

dàn

Definition

用来比喻婚宴请帖,含有揶揄的意味。

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Definition

滑铁卢街(Waterloo Street)的俗称,以勿拉士峇沙路(Bras Basah Road)和梧槽路(Rochor Road)为边界。

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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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