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Is it der, die oder das Beteiligter?


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

The word Beteiligter 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 Beteiligter?

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

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1 Singular Plural
Nominative Beteiligter Beteiligte
Genitive Beteiligten Beteiligter
Dative Beteiligtem Beteiligten
Akkusative Beteiligten Beteiligte
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1 Singular Plural
Nominativ der Beteiligte die Beteiligten
Genitiv des Beteiligten der Beteiligten
Dativ dem Beteiligten den Beteiligten
Akkusativ den Beteiligten die Beteiligten
gemischte Deklination (mit Possessivpronomen, »kein«, …)
1 Singular Plural
Nominativ ein Beteiligter keine Beteiligten
Genitiv eines Beteiligten keiner Beteiligten
Dativ einem Beteiligten keinen Beteiligten
Akkusativ einen Beteiligten keine Beteiligten

What is the meaning of Beteiligter in German?

Beteiligter is defined as:

[1] Someone who participates in something

[1] jemand, der an etwas mitwirkt

How to use Beteiligter in a sentence?

Example sentences in German using Beteiligter with translations in English.

[1] „Entgegen den Beteuerungen der romfreundlichen Autoren, die den 2. Römisch-Karthagischen Krieg als ein Ringen zwischen zwei gleich starken Gegnern darstellen, war die Disproportion zwischen den Beteiligten groß.“

[1] “Contrary to the assertions of the Rome-friendly authors who represent the 2 person Roman-Carbic War as a struggle between two equally strong opponents, the disproportion between those involved was great.”

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