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 team specialising in emergency services in Singapore.
消防救援局 (Mainland China), 消防处 (Hong Kong), 消防署 (Taiwan)
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jī céng lǐng xiù
zhōng tú zhī jiā