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Is it der, die oder das Fußwurzelknochen?


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

The word Fußwurzelknochen 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 Fußwurzelknochen?

How does the declension of Fußwurzelknochen 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 Fußwurzelknochen die Fußwurzelknochen
Genitive des Fußwurzelknochens der Fußwurzelknochen
Dative dem Fußwurzelknochen den Fußwurzelknochen
Akkusative den Fußwurzelknochen die Fußwurzelknochen

What is the meaning of Fußwurzelknochen in German?

Fußwurzelknochen is defined as:

[1] Anatomy: Individual bones from the foot root

[1] Anatomie: einzelner Knochen aus der Fußwurzel

How to use Fußwurzelknochen in a sentence?

Example sentences in German using Fußwurzelknochen with translations in English.

[1] „Schwerer Schlag für die Hamburg Freezers: Verteidiger Matt Pettinger hat im Heimspiel gegen die Straubing Tigers ( 4:5 ) am Freitag einen Bruch des linken Fußwurzelknochens erlitten und fehlt dem Klub aus der Deutschen Eishockey Liga ( DEL ) voraussichtlich sechs Wochen.“

[1] “Heavy blow for the Hamburg Freezers: Defender Matt Pettinger suffered a break of the left foot root bone on Friday in the home game against Straubing Tigers (4: 5) and the club is expected to be six weeks "

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