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.

Light Rail Transit (LRT)
轻轨列车
qīng guǐ liè chē
Lion City
狮城
shī chéng
Little India
小印度
xiǎo yìn dù
loan shark
阿窿
ā lόng
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