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Is it der, die oder das Gesundheitssystem?


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

The word Gesundheitssystem 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 Gesundheitssystem?

How does the declension of Gesundheitssystem 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 Gesundheitssystem die Gesundheitssysteme
Genitive des Gesundheitssystems der Gesundheitssysteme
Dative dem Gesundheitssystem den Gesundheitssystemen
Akkusative das Gesundheitssystem die Gesundheitssysteme

What is the meaning of Gesundheitssystem in German?

Gesundheitssystem is defined as:

[1] entirety of the institutions and regulations of a country that serve the health of the citizens

[1] Gesamtheit der Einrichtungen und Regelungen eines Landes, die der Gesundheit der Bürger dienen

How to use Gesundheitssystem in a sentence?

Example sentences in German using Gesundheitssystem with translations in English.

[1] „Doch das Geld, das die jungen Staaten erhalten, investieren viele Herrschende nicht in Infrastruktur, Bildung oder Gesundheitssystem, sondern kaufen sich Waffensysteme oder behalten die Millionen gleich für sich.“[1]

[1] "But the money that the young states receive does not invest many rulers in infrastructure, education or health system, but buy weapons systems or keep the millions immediately" [1]

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