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Is it der, die oder das Bundeswirtschaftsministerium?


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

The word Bundeswirtschaftsministerium 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 Bundeswirtschaftsministerium?

How does the declension of Bundeswirtschaftsministerium 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 Bundeswirtschaftsministerium die Bundeswirtschaftsministerien
Genitive des Bundeswirtschaftsministeriums der Bundeswirtschaftsministerien
Dative dem Bundeswirtschaftsministerium den Bundeswirtschaftsministerien
Akkusative das Bundeswirtschaftsministerium die Bundeswirtschaftsministerien

What is the meaning of Bundeswirtschaftsministerium in German?

Bundeswirtschaftsministerium is defined as:

[1] responsible ministry of a federal (state) responsible for the economic development

[1] für die wirtschaftliche Entwicklung zuständiges Ministerium eines Bundes (-staats)

How to use Bundeswirtschaftsministerium in a sentence?

Example sentences in German using Bundeswirtschaftsministerium with translations in English.

[1] „Das Bundeswirtschaftsministerium teilt mit, dass Devisen für Auslandsaufenthalte nur für Pilgerreisen nach Rom und Kuren in der Schweiz zur Verfügung stehen.“

[1] "The Federal Ministry of Economics announces that foreign exchange for foreign stays are only available for pilgrimages to Rome and Kuren in Switzerland"

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