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Is it der, die oder das Eurozone?


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

The word Eurozone 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 Eurozone?

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

What is the meaning of Eurozone in German?

Eurozone is defined as:

[1] The geographical area of ​​the European Monetary Union

[1] das geographische Gebiet der Europäischen Währungsunion

How to use Eurozone in a sentence?

Example sentences in German using Eurozone with translations in English.

[1] „Für Käufer neuer Autos ist Deutschland innerhalb der Eurozone das teuerste Land.“

[1] "For buyers of new cars, Germany within the euro zone is the most expensive country"

[1] „Es geht schon damit los, dass in der Eurozone jede Menge Institutionen mitreden, es aber niemanden gibt, der die Interessen der Gesamtunion wirksam vertreten kann.“

[1] "It starts with the fact that there are a lot of institutions in the euro zone, but there is no one who can effectively represent the interests of the entire union"

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