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 statutory board in Singapore responsible for the development of housing plans, standards and regulations, as well as the planning, allocation, construction and management of public housing in Singapore. Also abbreviated as “HDB”.
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jiē tóu dǎng
zōng xiāng huì guǎn
shì zhèn lǐ shì huì