Definitions for yenyɛn
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word yen
a yearning for something or to do something
the basic unit of money in Japan; equal to 100 sen
ache, yearn, yen, pine, languish(verb)
have a desire for something or someone who is not present
"She ached for a cigarette"; "I am pining for my lover"
The unit of value and account in Japan. The yen is equal to 100 sen. From Japan's adoption of the gold standard, in 1897, to about 1913 the value of the yen was about 50 cents. In 1997 and 1998 the value of the yen varied from 80 per U. S. dollar to 120 per dollar.
the unit of value and account in Japan. Since Japan's adoption of the gold standard, in 1897, the value of the yen has been about 50 cents. The yen is equal to 100 sen
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
yen, n. a Japanese gold or silver coin, used as the monetary unit since 1871, and now equivalent to about 2s. 0½d. of our money. [Jap.,—Chin. yuen, round, a dollar.]
The numerical value of yen in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of yen in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The yen's upside is heavy.
The yen was already strengthening.
The yen's weakness is lifting investor appetite.
A weak yen and rising U.S. futures dominate market sentiment today.
It would not be good if (the yen) were to deviate from the fundamentals.
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Translations for yen
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- eno, jenoEsperanto
- ganas, yen, deseo, desearSpanish
- desiderare, bramareItalian
- 圓, 円Japanese
- hartstochtelijk, yen, hartstocht, verlangen, smachtenDutch
- iene, yenPortuguese
- јен, jenSerbo-Croatian
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