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.
A document which records a person’s time and place of birth as well as their parents’ names. Also known in Mandain as "出生字" or "出生纸".
出生证 (Mainland China), 出世纸(Hong Kong)
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