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Is it der, die oder das Galerist?


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

The word Galerist 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 Galerist?

How does the declension of Galerist 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 Galerist die Galeristen
Genitive des Galeristen der Galeristen
Dative dem Galeristen den Galeristen
Akkusative den Galeristen die Galeristen

What is the meaning of Galerist in German?

Galerist is defined as:

[1] Operator of an art gallery

[1] Betreiber einer Kunstgalerie

How to use Galerist in a sentence?

Example sentences in German using Galerist with translations in English.

[1] Der Galerist hatte in diesem Monat elf Gemälde verkauft.

[1] The gallery owner had sold eleven paintings this month

[1] „Sie war auch viel in Paris unterwegs, um Künstler, Kunsthändler und Galeristen zu besuchen.“

[1] "She was also in Paris a lot to visit artists, art dealers and gallery owners"

[1] „Freundschaften verbanden Remarque mit Galeristen und Buchhändlern des Ortes.“

[1] "Friendships connected Remarque with gallery owners and book dealers of the Ortesä"

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