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Is it der, die oder das Bundesgesundheitsministerium?


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

The word Bundesgesundheitsministerium 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 Bundesgesundheitsministerium?

How does the declension of Bundesgesundheitsministerium 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 das Bundesgesundheitsministerium
Genitive des Bundesgesundheitsministeriums
Dative dem Bundesgesundheitsministerium
Akkusative das Bundesgesundheitsministerium

What is the meaning of Bundesgesundheitsministerium in German?

Bundesgesundheitsministerium is defined as:

[1] Supreme Health Authority of a state under the direction of a minister

[1] oberste Gesundheitsbehörde eines Bundesstaates unter der Leitung eines Ministers

How to use Bundesgesundheitsministerium in a sentence?

Example sentences in German using Bundesgesundheitsministerium with translations in English.

[1] „Die Bundesregierung fördert ab sofort die Produktion von Coronaschnelltests in Deutschland. Die entsprechende Förderrichtlinie trat heute in Kraft, wie das Bundeswirtschaftsministerium und das Bundesgesundheitsministerium mitteilten.“

[1] "The Federal Government is now promoting the production of corona fast tests in Germany. The corresponding funding directive came into force today, as the Federal Ministry of Economics and the Federal Ministry of Health announced."

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