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Is it der, die oder das Besteller?


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

The word Besteller 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 Besteller?

How does the declension of Besteller 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 Besteller die Besteller
Genitive des Bestellers der Besteller
Dative dem Besteller den Bestellern
Akkusative den Besteller die Besteller

What is the meaning of Besteller in German?

Besteller is defined as:

[1] Person or institution who carries out an order

[1] Person oder Institution, die eine Bestellung durchführt

How to use Besteller in a sentence?

Example sentences in German using Besteller with translations in English.

[1] „Der Händler muss zur Vermeidung der systemimmanenten Missbrauchsgefahren vor der Zahlung prüfen, ob Besteller und Karteninhaber identisch sind und die Kartenprüfnummer auf der Rückseite der Karte überprüfen.“

[1] "In order to avoid the system -anti -system risk risk, the dealer must check before payment whether the customer and card holder are identical and check the card test number on the back of the card"

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