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Is it der, die oder das Damenschneider?


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

The word Damenschneider is masculine, therefore the correct article is der.

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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 Damenschneider?

How does the declension of Damenschneider 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 Damenschneider die Damenschneider
Genitive des Damenschneiders der Damenschneider
Dative dem Damenschneider den Damenschneidern
Akkusative den Damenschneider die Damenschneider

What is the meaning of Damenschneider in German?

Damenschneider is defined as:

[1] Handicrafts, textile beings: someone who manufactures or changes your professional clothing for women

[1] Handwerk, Textilwesen: jemand, der beruflich Kleidung für Frauen anfertigt oder ändert

How to use Damenschneider in a sentence?

Example sentences in German using Damenschneider with translations in English.

[1] „In Mailand verbrachten wir vierzehn Tage, in denen wir uns nur mit uns selbst beschäftigten, ohne je auszugehen oder von jemandem besucht zu werden, außer einem Herrenschneider, der mir einen Rock machte, und einem Damenschneider, der ihr zwei Winterkleider anfertigte.“

[1] “In Milan we spent fourteen days in which we only dealt with ourselves without ever going out or being visited by someone, except for a men's cutter who made me a skirt, and a ladies who made her two winter dresses . "

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