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Is it der, die oder das Fußballsportverein?


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

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

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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 Fußballsportverein?

How does the declension of Fußballsportverein 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 Fußballsportverein die Fußballsportvereine
Genitive des Fußballsportvereins der Fußballsportvereine
Dative dem Fußballsportverein den Fußballsportvereinen
Akkusative den Fußballsportverein die Fußballsportvereine

What is the meaning of Fußballsportverein in German?

Fußballsportverein is defined as:

[1] Name component of many football clubs

[1] Namensbestandteil vieler Fußballvereine

How to use Fußballsportverein in a sentence?

Example sentences in German using Fußballsportverein with translations in English.

[1] „Der Fußballsportverein von 1919 Malchin gehört zu den größten Sportvereinen der mecklenburgischen Kleinstadt Malchin.“

[1] "The Football Sports Association of 1919 Malchin is one of the largest sports clubs in the Mecklenburg small town of Malchinä"

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