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.

反嗜毒运动
fǎn shì dú yùn dòng
Anti-Drug Abuse Campaign
飞禽公园
fēi qín gōng yuán
Bird Park
菲佣
fēi yōng
Filipino domestic helper
分层地契
fēn céng dì qì
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风油
fēng yóu
medicated oil
浮脚屋
fú jiǎo wū
stilt house
服务公寓
fú wù gōng yù
service apartment