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Is it der, die oder das Flugzeugträger?


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

The word Flugzeugträger 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 Flugzeugträger?

How does the declension of Flugzeugträger 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 Flugzeugträger die Flugzeugträger
Genitive des Flugzeugträgers der Flugzeugträger
Dative dem Flugzeugträger den Flugzeugträgern
Akkusative den Flugzeugträger die Flugzeugträger

What is the meaning of Flugzeugträger in German?

Flugzeugträger is defined as:

[1] Marine, military: Large warship with a runway for fighter planes

[1] Marine, Militär: großes Kriegsschiff mit Start- und Landebahn für Kampfflugzeuge

How to use Flugzeugträger in a sentence?

Example sentences in German using Flugzeugträger with translations in English.

[1] Die USS Nimitz ist ein US-amerikanischer Flugzeugträger.

[1] The USS Nimitz is an American aircraft carrier

[1] „Ein britischer Flottenverband, der im März aus Europa eingetroffen war, beteiligte sich mit zwei Schlachtschiffen, vier Flugzeugträgern, sechs Kreuzern und fünfzehn Zerstörern an dem Unternehmen.“

[1] "A British fleet association that had arrived from Europe in March took part with two battleships, four aircraft carriers, six cruisers and fifteen destroyers in the company"

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Pictures or photos of Flugzeugträger

[1] Rechts, Flugzeugträger USS Harry S. Truman. Links ein Versorgungsschiff.
[1] Rechts, Flugzeugträger USS Harry S. Truman. Links ein Versorgungsschiff.

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