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Is it der, die oder das Feinschmecker?


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

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

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 Feinschmecker?

How does the declension of Feinschmecker 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 Feinschmecker die Feinschmecker
Genitive des Feinschmeckers der Feinschmecker
Dative dem Feinschmecker den Feinschmeckern
Akkusative den Feinschmecker die Feinschmecker

What is the meaning of Feinschmecker in German?

Feinschmecker is defined as:

[1] Man with a spoiled and/or demanding taste and a pronounced sense of fine dishes

[1] Mensch mit einem verwöhnten und/oder anspruchsvollen Geschmack und einem ausgeprägten Sinn für feine Speisen

How to use Feinschmecker in a sentence?

Example sentences in German using Feinschmecker with translations in English.

[1] „In keiner anderen deutschen Stadt gibt es so viele chinesische Restaurants wie in Berlin. Als Ende der 20er Jahre bereits das erste in der Hauptstadt eröffnete, bejubelten die Feinschmecker die "neue, kulinarische Weltoffenheit" der Metropole.“

[1] "In no other German city there are so many Chinese restaurants as in Berlin as the late 1920s, the first in the capital, the gourmets cheered the" new, culinary openness "of the metropolis."

[1] „Er war ein schöner Mann, ein Feinschmecker und Schlemmer und sehr geistreich.“

[1] "He was a beautiful man, a gourmet and gourmet and very witty"

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