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Is it der, die oder das Aufsichtsbehörde?


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

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

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 Aufsichtsbehörde?

How does the declension of Aufsichtsbehörde 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 Aufsichtsbehörde die Aufsichtsbehörden
Genitive der Aufsichtsbehörde der Aufsichtsbehörden
Dative der Aufsichtsbehörde den Aufsichtsbehörden
Akkusative die Aufsichtsbehörde die Aufsichtsbehörden

What is the meaning of Aufsichtsbehörde in German?

Aufsichtsbehörde is defined as:

[1] State institution that exercises supervisory functions through other state institutions or private institutions and is authorized to issue instructions

[1] staatliche Einrichtung, die die Aufsichtsfunktionen über andere staatliche Einrichtungen oder private Institutionen ausübt und diesen gegenüber weisungsbefugt ist

How to use Aufsichtsbehörde in a sentence?

Example sentences in German using Aufsichtsbehörde with translations in English.

[1] Die Aufsichtsbehörde kontrolliert die Ausführung dieses Gesetzes sowie anderer Vorschriften über den Datenschutz, soweit diese …

[1] The supervisory authority controls the execution of this law and other data protection regulations, insofar as this ...

[1] Nun muss die Aufsichtsbehörde BVA entscheiden, ob sie der Kasse eigenständig eine Zukunft gibt.

[1] Now the supervisory authority BVA has to decide whether it is available to the cash register independently

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