Yemeni Yenisei

Yen

Meanings and phrases

yen

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a yearning for something or to do something; hankering
  2. the basic unit of money in Japan; equal to 100 sen

yen

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. have a desire for something or someone who is not present; ache; yearn; pine; languish

million yen

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The new locomotives cost around 400 million yen each.
  • He received a 2 million yen retirement payoff.
  • He has also paid the victim 1.53 million yen.

billion yen

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • By January 1997, "Rebirth of Mothra" grossed 1.15 billion yen in Japan.
  • The court set bail at 1 billion yen (about US$9 million) subject to stringent conditions.
  • In its 2006 fiscal year, Asics generated 171 billion yen in net sales and 13 billion yen in net income.
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