rin

[ rin ]
/ rɪn /

noun, plural rin.

a money of account of Japan, the thousandth part of a yen or the tenth part of a sen.

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Origin of rin

1870–75; < Japanese ri(n) < Middle Chinese, equivalent to Chinese lí; cf. likin
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