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Is it der, die oder das Allradantrieb?


The correct article in German of Allradantrieb is der. So it is der Allradantrieb! (nominative case)

The word Allradantrieb is masculine, therefore the correct article is der.

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German articles are used similarly to the English articles,a and the. However, they are declined differently (change) according to the number, gender and case of their nouns.

In the German language, the gender and therefore article is fixed for each noun.

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The most difficult part of learning the German language is the articles (der, die, das) or rather the gender of each noun. The gender of each noun in German has no simple rule. In fact, it can even seem illogical. For example das Mädchen, a young girl is neutral while der Junge, a young boy is male.

It is a good idea to learn the correct article for each new word together - even if it means a lot of work. For example learning "der Hund" (the dog) rather than just Hund by itself. Fortunately, there are some rules about gender in German that make things a little easier. It might be even nicer if these rules didn't have exceptions - but you can't have everything! The best way to learn them is with the App - Der-Die-Das Train! (available for iOS and Android)

German nouns belong either to the gender masculine (male, standard gender) with the definite article der, to the feminine (feminine) with the definite article die, or to the neuter (neuter) with the definite article das.

  • for masculine: points of the compass, weather (Osten, Monsun, Sturm; however it is: das Gewitter), liquor/spirits (Wodka, Wein, Kognak), minerals, rocks (Marmor, Quarz, Granit, Diamant);

  • for feminine: ships and airplanes (die Deutschland, die Boeing; however it is: der Airbus), cigarette brands (Camel, Marlboro), many tree and plant species (Eiche, Pappel, Kiefer; aber: der Flieder), numbers (Eins, Million; however it is: das Dutzend), most inland rivers (Elbe, Oder, Donau; aber: der Rhein);

  • for neutrals: cafes, hotels, cinemas (das Mariott, das Cinemaxx), chemical elements (Helium, Arsen; however it is: der Schwefel, masculine elements have the suffix -stoff), letters, notes, languages and colors (das Orange, das A, das Englische), certain brand names for detergents and cleaning products (Ariel, Persil), continents, countries (die artikellosen: (das alte) Europa; however exceptions include: der Libanon, die Schweiz …).

German declension of Allradantrieb?

How does the declension of Allradantrieb work in the nominative, accusative, dative and genitive cases? Here you can find all forms in the singular as well as in the plural:

1 Singular Plural
Nominative der Allradantrieb die Allradantriebe
Genitive des Allradantriebes des Allradantriebs der Allradantriebe
Dative dem Allradantrieb dem Allradantriebe den Allradantrieben
Akkusative den Allradantrieb die Allradantriebe

What is the meaning of Allradantrieb in German?

Allradantrieb is defined as:

[1] functioning or type of drive (usually refers to automobiles), in which all (usually four) wheels actively move the car

[1] Funktionsweise beziehungsweise Art eines Antriebs (bezieht sich normalerweise auf Automobile), bei der alle (meist vier) Räder aktiv den Wagen fortbewegen

How to use Allradantrieb in a sentence?

Example sentences in German using Allradantrieb with translations in English.

[1] Das Auto hat Allradantrieb.

[1] The car has all -wheel drive

[1] „Trotz des zugeschalteten Allradantriebs quält sich der Terrano nur noch mühsam die staubige Piste empor.“

[1] "Despite the all -wheel drive switched on, the Terrano torments the dusty slope up"

[1] „Tony war außerdem unerschütterlich und hatte Zugang zu einem recht neuen Fahrzeug mit Allradantrieb.“

[1] "Tony was also unshakable and had access to a fairly new vehicle with all -wheel drive" "

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