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.

ang ku kueh
红龟粿
hóng guī guǒ
bak kut teh
肉骨茶
ròu gŭ chá
kaya
咖椰
kā yē
nasi lemak
椰浆饭
yē jiāng fàn
orchid
胡姬
hú jī
pork belly
三层肉
sān céng ròu
satay
沙爹
shā diē
yu sheng
鱼生
yú shēng
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