how to pronounce yen


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“… Catherine yen Mel Shimer …”

meanings of yen


  1. A strong desire, urge, or yearning.
  2. The unit of Japanese currency (symbol: ¥) since 1871, divided into 100 sen.
  3. A coin or note worth one yen.
  4. Opium.


  1. To have a strong desire for.


  1. Alternative form of Yan.

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