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Is it der, die oder das Bundesbehörde?


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

The word Bundesbehörde 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 Bundesbehörde?

How does the declension of Bundesbehörde 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 Bundesbehörde die Bundesbehörden
Genitive der Bundesbehörde der Bundesbehörden
Dative der Bundesbehörde den Bundesbehörden
Akkusative die Bundesbehörde die Bundesbehörden

What is the meaning of Bundesbehörde in German?

Bundesbehörde is defined as:

[1] Highest authority at the federal level in a federal state

[1] höchste Behörde auf Bundesebene in einem föderalen Staat

How to use Bundesbehörde in a sentence?

Example sentences in German using Bundesbehörde with translations in English.

[1] „Der Bundespräsident übt dieses Recht jedoch nur bei den höheren Beamten selbst aus und hat es bei den übrigen Beamten auf die obersten Bundesbehörden übertragen.“

[1] "However, the Federal President only exercises this right with the higher officials and has transferred it to the highest federal authorities with the other officials"

[1] „Für März rechnet die Bundesbehörde mit einem neuen Rekord bei Anträgen auf Kurzarbeit.“

[1] "For March, the Federal Authority expects a new record for applications to short -time work"

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