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Is it der, die oder das Flügelhorn?


The correct article in German of Flügelhorn is das. So it is das Flügelhorn! (nominative case)

The word Flügelhorn is neuter, therefore the correct article is das.

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 Flügelhorn?

How does the declension of Flügelhorn 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 das Flügelhorn die Flügelhörner
Genitive des Flügelhornes des Flügelhorns der Flügelhörner
Dative dem Flügelhorn dem Flügelhorne den Flügelhörnern
Akkusative das Flügelhorn die Flügelhörner

What is the meaning of Flügelhorn in German?

Flügelhorn is defined as:

[1] Music: Instrument from the family of the ironing horns

[1] Musik: Instrument aus der Familie der Bügelhörner

How to use Flügelhorn in a sentence?

Example sentences in German using Flügelhorn with translations in English.

[1] Ich spiele seit 10 Jahren Flügelhorn.

[1] I've been playing the flugel horne for 10 years

[1] Das Flügelhorn gilt als die Königin der Blasmusik.

[1] The flugelhorn is considered the queen of the brass music

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Pictures or photos of Flügelhorn

[1] Ein Flügelhorn
[1] Ein Flügelhorn

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