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.

下坡
xià pō
go downtown
校群
xiào qún
school cluster
小印度
xiǎo yìn dù
Little India
新山
xīn shān
Johor Bahru
新谣
xīn yáo
xinyao
学生托管中心
xué sheng tuō guǎn zhōng xīn
Student Care Centre