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.
土生华人 (Malaysia, Indonesia), 侨生(Malaysia, Indonesia in the early years)
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tú yāo jié
dàn mǐ ěr yǔ wén jié
wèi sài jié