Japanese Learning

N2 Kanji 57:層

Meaning

In Japanese,層 means “layer”. 

How to read it:

Kunyomi:Not often used
Onyomi:そう

How to write it:

How to use it:

Onyomi:
大層(たいそう)→large
階層(かいそう)→hierarchy

Origin:

You can see someone sitting on a chair that has multiple layers.
So 層 means “layer”.

Development:

As you know the origin of this kanji,now you can remember it easier.

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