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Is it der, die oder das Asiat?


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

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

Finding the right gender of a noun

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 Asiat?

How does the declension of Asiat 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 Asiat die Asiaten
Genitive des Asiaten der Asiaten
Dative dem Asiaten den Asiaten
Akkusative den Asiaten die Asiaten

What is the meaning of Asiat in German?

Asiat is defined as:

[1] from Asia or who lives there

[1] aus Asien stammende oder dort lebende Person

How to use Asiat in a sentence?

Example sentences in German using Asiat with translations in English.

[1] In dieser Stadt gibt es viele Asiaten.

[1] There are many Asians in this city

[1] „Die Bewohner von Macau, Singapur, Hongkong und Japan erreichen unter den Asiaten das höchste Durchschnittsalter.“

[1] "The residents of Macau, Singapore, Hong Kong and Japan reach the highest average age among Asians"

[1] „Trotz des gezogenen Schwertes konnte sich der Asiate kaum gegen das Monster behaupten.“

[1] "Despite the pulled sword, the Asian could hardly have against the monster" "

[1] „Am Nebentisch sitzen drei Asiaten mit drei Smartphones, die sie an Selfiesticks befestigt haben und nun hintereinander ihre Bilder auf eine externe Festplatte überspielen.“

[1] "Three Asians sit at the next table with three smartphones, which you have attached to selfie sticks and now in a row your pictures read on an external hard drive"

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