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Is it der, die oder das Freiluft?


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

The word Freiluft 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 Freiluft?

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

What is the meaning of Freiluft in German?

Freiluft is defined as:

[1] The gas mixture of the freely movable atmosphere

[1] das Gasgemisch der frei beweglichen Atmosphäre

How to use Freiluft in a sentence?

Example sentences in German using Freiluft with translations in English.

[1] „Mit der Bodenluft geht dauernd, zeitweise verstärkt durch Saugwirkung bei fallendem Luftdruck oder bei Wind, durch die sog. Bodenatmung auch Radon in die Freiluft über.“

[1] "With the soil air, at times increased by suction effect in the event of falling air pressure or in wind, the so -called soil breathing also changes into the open air."

[1] „Die Differenz zwischen Wald- und Freiluft ist am Boden am stärksten, folglich ist es auch der untere Luftstrom.“

[1] "The difference between forest and open air is the strongest on the ground, so it is also the lower air flow"

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