The unit of currency in Japan.
The word "yen" originated in the late 19th century, it comes from the japanese word "yen" which is the name for the japanese currency.
- The price of the car was too high, even when converted to yen.
- He saved up his yen for a trip to Japan.
- She exchanged her dollars for yen at the currency exchange.
- The yen was weaker than the dollar.
- The yen has been appreciating against other currencies.