How to say layers in Japanese



  • pile; heap; layers (e.g. of clothing); set (e.g. of boxes); course (e.g. of stones) - esp. 重ね


  • counter for things that are stacked, piled up (or layered, etc.) - esp. 重ね; used after a word from the "hito-futa-mi" counting system


Example Sentences

Note the function of the background layers of these graphic designs.
The Japanese distribution system, characterized by layers of wholesale, is complex and costly.

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