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Is it der, die oder das Arabien?

The article is needed if "Arabia" in a certain quality, at a certain time or period as a subject or object in the sentence, is otherwise, i.e. usually, no article is used.

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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 Arabien?

How does the declension of Arabien 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 (das) Arabien
Genitive (des Arabien) (des Arabiens) Arabiens
Dative (dem) Arabien
Akkusative (das) Arabien

What is the meaning of Arabien in German?

Arabien has various definitions in German:

[1] Geography: The largest peninsula in the world, which is geographically Asian, geologically African

[1] Geografie: die größte Halbinsel der Welt, die geografisch asiatisch, geologisch jedoch afrikanisch ist

[2] not precisely defined cultural space: the member states of the Arab league, or the area in which the Arabs live

[2] nicht exakt definierter kultureller Raum: die Mitgliedsstaaten der Arabischen Liga, oder das Gebiet, in dem die Araber wohnen

How to use Arabien in a sentence?

Example sentences in German using Arabien with translations in English.

[1] „Zwischen beiden Erdplatten senkte sich der Boden, in den Graben schwappte das Rote Meer. Arabien driftet seither nach Norden.“

[1] "The floor was lowered between the two earth panels, into the ditch the red maker Arabia has drifted north since then."

[1] „Himyars verdankt seine Größe dem Regen: Das jemenitische Hochland ist der feuchteste Teil Arabiens.“

[1] "Himyars owes its size to the rain: the Yemeni highlands is the most damp part of Arabia"

[2] „Er ging an Königin Rania von Jordanien, die in ihrem YouTube-Kanal für Toleranz zwischen Arabien und der westlichen Welt wirbt“

[2] "He went to Queen Rania of Jordan, who promotes tolerance between Arabia and the western world in her YouTube channel"

[2] „Seiner Meinung nach haben die westlichen Medien ihre Aufgabe verfehlt, mit wertvollen Nachrichten auch Brücken zwischen den Kulturen zu schlagen, denn es gebe "einen großen Unterschied zwischen Informieren und Unterhalten, die Gehirnzellen zu beleben und die Gefühle nur zu kitzeln". Das Kitzeln sei nämlich gerade in Arabien ein gefährliches Spiel.“

[2] "In his opinion, the western media missed their task to beat bridges between cultures with valuable news, because there are" a big difference between information and entertaining, revitalizing the brain cells and only tickling the feelings " Tickling is a dangerous game, especially in Arabia. ”

[2] „Während Dr. Jekyll tagsüber Reden über Freiheit in Arabien hält, verwandelt er sich manchernachts in Mr. Hyde.“

[2] "While Jekyll keeps talking about freedom in Arabia during the day, he transforms some people in Mr. Hyde."

[2] „Doch während Europa im Mittelalter vor sich hin dämmerte, entbrannte unter den avantgardistischen Astronomen Arabiens eine Debatte, die auch Kopernikus beeinflussen sollte.“

[2] "But while Europe dawned in the Middle Ages, there was a debate among the avant -garde astronomers of Arabia that should also affect Copernicus"

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Pictures or photos of Arabien

[1] Satellitenbild Arabiens
[1] Satellitenbild Arabiens

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