Singaporean Mandarin Database

This database contains a collection of Mandarin terms which have cultural, historical or sentimental value unique to Singapore. Some of these terms are more commonly read in print while others are often used in our everyday conversations.

Deepavali
屠妖节
tú yāo jié
deposit
按柜金
àn guì jīn
detached house
独立式洋房
dú lì shì yang fáng
downtown
坡底
pō dǐ
drink-driving
醉酒驾车
zuì jiǔ jià chē
Driving Centre
驾驶中心
jià shǐ zhōng xīn
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