Resources > Japanese Dictionary

利益, りえき, りやく

  • rieki,riyaku


noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru

  • profit
  • gains


  • benefit
  • advantage
  • interest (of the public, etc.)


  • grace (of God, Buddha, etc.) (esp. as attained through rightful actions, prayer, adherence to one's faith, etc.)
  • blessing
  • miracle

Examples of 利益,りえき,りやく in a Sentence

Read such books as can benefit you.
Ichiro puts friendship above profit.
I'm not interested in material gains.
Let no one appropriate a common benefit.
The firm has made large profits from exports.
I am not interested in material gain.
Mr Jones believes in hard work and profits.
You have a large family to support; don't play for high stakes.
Work is not only important for economic benefits, the salary, but also for social and psychological needs, the feeling of doing something for the good of society.
They want to talk to you about areas of mutual interest.

Related Study Lists

  • This list contains all words and kanji related to the JLPT N3 test. Official word and kanji lists are not available for these tests;...
  •    This list excludes people, animals, plants, and places.           .
  •     Words for the verb-types and nouns that can be directly connected to する will also be in this list.
Learn Japanese Online

Start Learning Japanese Now

Get Started
The Nihongo Master Podcast

Want to learn Japanese on the go?

Download our podcast to get all of our episodes featuring free Japanese lessons, news, and entertainment.

Download Now