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.
Food / Plants
A popular dessert in Southeast Asia consisting mainly of coconut/palm sugar (gula melaka) and coconut milk. Also known in Mandarin "煎蕊"、"尖落"、"浆罗"、"煎律"、"晶露"or "珍多冰".
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