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Is it der, die oder das Grosny?

The article is needed if "Grosny" in a certain quality, at a certain time or period as a subject or object in the sentence, is otherwise, i.e. normally, no article is used.

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 Grosny?

How does the declension of Grosny 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) Grosny
Genitive (des Grosny) (des Grosnys) Grosnys
Dative (dem) Grosny
Akkusative (das) Grosny

What is the meaning of Grosny in German?

Grosny is defined as:

[1] Capital of the Republic of Chechnya in Russia

[1] am Fluss Sunscha gelegene Hauptstadt der Republik Tschetschenien in Russland

How to use Grosny in a sentence?

Example sentences in German using Grosny with translations in English.

[1] „Grosny gehörte, ähnlich wie Baku am Kaspischen Meer und das Wolgagebiet, zu jenen Ölförderregionen, die den sozialistischen Aufbau in der Sowjetunion vor dem Zweiten Weltkrieg speisten, die aber schon in der Zarenzeit erschlossen worden waren. Den Zaren war Grosny als günstig gelegene Festung am Sunscha-Fluß wichtig, das Erdöl kam Ende des 19. Jahrhunderts als Geschenk dazu.“

[1] “Grosny, similar to Baku on the Caspian Sea and the Wolgage area, belonged to those oil sponsorship regions that fueled the socialist structure in the Soviet Union before the Second World War, but which were already opened in the Tsarist period. Located fortress on the Suncha flow important, the oil came as a gift at the end of the 19th century. ”

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