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.

现金卡
xiàn jīn kǎ
CashCard
消费税
xiāo fèi shuì
Good and Services Tax (GST)
谐星
xié xīng
comedian
新加坡大彩
xīn jiā pō dà cǎi
The Singapore Sweep Lottery
新加坡猫
xīn jiā pō māo
Singapura cat
新加坡热卖会
xīn jiā pō rè mài huì
Great Singapore Sale (GSS)
新加拳
xīn jiā quán
Singa Fist
新生水
xīn shēng shuǐ
NEWater