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.
Residential apartments built by the Singapore government.
国民住房 (Mainland China), 公屋 (Hong Kong), 国民住宅, 国宅 (Taiwan)
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sān bā wàng
jiǎo dǐ àn mó jìng
gāo pēi diàn
gōng yuán lián dào