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Is it der, die oder das Feinunze?


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

The word Feinunze 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 Feinunze?

How does the declension of Feinunze 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 Feinunze die Feinunzen
Genitive der Feinunze der Feinunzen
Dative der Feinunze den Feinunzen
Akkusative die Feinunze die Feinunzen

What is the meaning of Feinunze in German?

Feinunze is defined as:

[1] Weight measure for precious metals, exactly 31,1034768 grams

[1] Gewichtsmaß für Edelmetalle, genau 31,1034768 Gramm

How to use Feinunze in a sentence?

Example sentences in German using Feinunze with translations in English.

[1] Der Goldpreis ist am Dienstag zum ersten Mal in der Geschichte über die Marke von 880 Dollar je Feinunze (31,10 Gramm) gerückt. Käufer müssen damit für eine Feinunze Gold rund 45 Prozent mehr zahlen als noch vor einem Jahr.

The gold price is on Tuesday for the first time in the history of the $ 880 $ 880 (31.1.10 grams) buyers has to pay for a troy ounce of gold around 45 percent more than a year ago.

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Pictures or photos of Feinunze

[1] Eine Feinunze Gold
[1] Eine Feinunze Gold

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