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.

阿兵哥
ā bīng gē
National Serviceman
阿姐
ā jiě
Ah Jie
阿窿
ā lόng
loan shark
阿明阿莲
ā míng ā lián
Ah Beng Ah Lian