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 exhibition hall that introduces Sun Yat Sen’s revolutionary activities in Southeast Asia and the 1911 Revolution, with a focus on the Singapore Chinese community.
Teo Eng Hock (1872 – 1957) whose ancestral home is in Raoping County, Guangdong Province, was born in Singapore. He was Sun Yat Sen’s main assistant overseas for the 1911 Revolution.
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xù shuǐ chí
lǎo bā shā
dà bā yáo