From the literal English meaning of Singapore's name, which derives from Malay singa ("lion") and pura ("city"), from Sanskrit सिंह (siṃhá, “lion”) and पुर (pura, “city”).
"lion-city." YourDictionary, n.d. Web. 14 September 2018. <http://www.yourdictionary.com/lion-city>.
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