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.
An area located in the eastern part of Singapore city center.
Landmarks related to Rochor include Rochor River, Rochor Road and Rochor Canal Road.
According to oral history, Ts'ao Ah Chih was the founder of the House of Cho and the Ning Yeung Wui Kuan. The former site of the House of Cho is located at the junction of Lavender Road and Kallang Road, on the north bank of the Rochor River. The former site of the House of Cho was acquired by the Government in the 1970s and the association moved out in 1974.
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