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.
Nepalese soldiers hired as mercenaries.
啹喀兵 (Hong Kong)
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jiā tíng rì
qī yuè gē tái
tú yāo jié