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Is it der, die oder das Dringlichkeit?


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

The word Dringlichkeit 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 Dringlichkeit?

How does the declension of Dringlichkeit 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 Dringlichkeit
Genitive der Dringlichkeit
Dative der Dringlichkeit
Akkusative die Dringlichkeit

What is the meaning of Dringlichkeit in German?

Dringlichkeit has various definitions in German:

[1] Property, urgent, urgent, necessary to be necessary

[1] Eigenschaft, dringlich, dringend, notwendig zu sein

[2] Impressive

[2] Nachdrücklichkeit

How to use Dringlichkeit in a sentence?

Example sentences in German using Dringlichkeit with translations in English.

[1] Die Dringlichkeit der Maßnahme war allen bewusst.

[1] The urgency of the measure was consciously

[1] „Ein falsch herum gedruckter Präsident der Vereinigten Staaten mit gewendetem Anzug auf einer Gipfelkonferenz müsste Millionen Leser von der Dringlichkeit deutscher Finanzhilfe überzeugen.“

[1] "A wrongly printed President of the United States with a turned suit at a summit conference would have to convince millions of readers of the urgency of German financial aid"

[2] „Der VBE plädiert erneut und mit aller Dringlichkeit dafür, das Sprachstandsfeststellungsverfahren in erster Linie an seiner Förderwirkung zu messen.“

[2] "The VBE again pleads again and with all the urgency to measure the language status determination procedure primarily to its funding effect"

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