Find Out What Roast And Barbecue Meat Are Called
In Other Languages

Glossary table is sorted in alphabetical order according to English language. Pronunciations under the Chinese characters are based on PinYin.

Chinese

English

Malay

燒臘味

shao la wei

Roast/Barbecue Meat

叉燒

cha shao

Barbecue Pork (sweet/honey glazed)

Char Siew

燒鴨/烤鴨

shao ya/kao ya

Roasted Duck

Itik Panggang

燒肉

shao rou

Roasted Pork

Daging Panggang


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