Learn the Japanese Word Erai

The Japanese word erai, pronounced "eh-rai", is a commonly-used adjective translated to mean great, high-ranking, or extraordinary.

Japanese Characters

偉い (えらい)

Example

Hiroshi-kun wa itsumo okaasan no tetsudai o shite erai ne.
ひろし君はいつもお母さんの手伝いをして偉いね。

Translation: It is great that Hiroshi always helps his mother.