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.
Communities / Organisations
A person who travels with a large backpack filled with a sleeping bag and other daily necessities.
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tǔ shēng huá rén
gòng hé lián bāng
jiǎng huá yǔ yùn dòng