알 vs 계란 vs 달걀 [words for eggs]

They all mean egg!

This refers to any kind of egg. Bird, chameleon, Pokémon…..

계란

This is the most common word used for chicken eggs.

달걀

This is also used to talk about chicken eggs, but isn’t used as often as 계란

~ Hannah

Published by Satyanghae Korean (Hannah & Shelbi)

We are just 3 students who wish to share the love and joy of learning Korean through lesson posts and translations! We are doing this for fun, based on our experience and questions we ask native speakers. We are not fluent! Just passionate  ~ Hannah, Shelbi, and Jordan

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