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Is it der, die oder das Architektin?


The correct article in German of Architektin is die. So it is die Architektin! (nominative case)

The word Architektin is feminine, therefore the correct article is die.

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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 Architektin?

How does the declension of Architektin 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 die Architektin die Architektinnen
Genitive der Architektin der Architektinnen
Dative der Architektin den Architektinnen
Akkusative die Architektin die Architektinnen

What is the meaning of Architektin in German?

Architektin has various definitions in German:

[1] Female person who deals with architecture, mainly the planning of buildings of all kinds

[1] weibliche Person, die sich beruflich mit der Architektur, also hauptsächlich dem Planen von Bauwerken jeglicher Art befasst

[2] In a figurative sense: person who causes a little

[2] im übertragenem Sinne: Person, die etwas veranlasst, verursacht

How to use Architektin in a sentence?

Example sentences in German using Architektin with translations in English.

[1] Die Architektin dieses Museums ist weltberühmt.

[1] The architect of this museum is world famous

[1] „Die angehende Architektin will nicht nur träumen, sie will machen.“

[1] "The prospective architect doesn't just want to dream, she wants to do it"

[2] Sie galt als eine der Architektinnen des antifranzösischen Widerstandes.

[2] It was considered one of the architects of the anti -French resistance

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