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Is it der, die oder das Bares?


The correct article in German of Bares is das. So it is das Bares! (nominative case)

The word Bares is neuter, therefore the correct article is das.

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 Bares?

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

starke Deklination ohne Artikel
1 Singular Plural
Nominative Bares
Genitive Baren
Dative Barem
Akkusative Bares
schwache Deklination mit bestimmtem Artikel
1 Singular Plural
Nominativ das Bare
Genitiv des Baren
Dativ dem Baren
Akkusativ das Bare
gemischte Deklination (mit Possessivpronomen, »kein«, …)
1 Singular Plural
Nominativ ein Bares
Genitiv eines Baren
Dativ einem Baren
Akkusativ ein Bares

What is the meaning of Bares in German?

Bares is defined as:

[1] Means of payment in the form of banknotes and coins

[1] Zahlungsmittel in Form von Geldscheinen und Münzen

How to use Bares in a sentence?

Example sentences in German using Bares with translations in English.

[1] „Statt mit Barem zahlen rund um den Globus nunmehr gut die Hälfte der Verbraucher beim Shopping und Essengehen lieber per Kreditkarte.“

[1] "Instead of cash around the globe, a good half of the consumers now prefer shopping and eating by credit card"

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