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Is it der, die oder das Digitalkamera?


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

The word Digitalkamera 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 Digitalkamera?

How does the declension of Digitalkamera 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 Digitalkamera die Digitalkameras
Genitive der Digitalkamera der Digitalkameras
Dative der Digitalkamera den Digitalkameras
Akkusative die Digitalkamera die Digitalkameras

What is the meaning of Digitalkamera in German?

Digitalkamera is defined as:

[1] A camera that does not save the recordings on a film, but on a digital storage medium

[1] ein Fotoapparat, der die Aufnahmen nicht auf einem Film, sondern auf einem digitalen Speichermedium speichert

How to use Digitalkamera in a sentence?

Example sentences in German using Digitalkamera with translations in English.

[1] „Selbst Designer-Schuhe sind nur noch zweite Wahl: 86 Prozent würden lieber eine schicke neue Digitalkamera ihr eigen nennen als ein weiteres Paar für den ohnehin schon überfüllten Schuhschrank.“ (

[1] "Even designer shoes are only a second choice: 86 percent would rather call a chic new digital camera their own than another couple for the already overcrowded shoe cabinet" (

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Pictures or photos of Digitalkamera

[1] Spiegelreflexkamera
[1] Spiegelreflexkamera
[1] Kompaktkamera
[1] Kompaktkamera

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