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Is it der, die oder das Göpel?


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

The word Göpel 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 Göpel?

How does the declension of Göpel 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 Göpel die Göpel
Genitive des Göpels der Göpel
Dative dem Göpel den Göpeln
Akkusative den Göpel die Göpel

What is the meaning of Göpel in German?

Göpel is defined as:

[1] Drive construction moving in the circle for various machines

[1] von im Kreis gehenden Tieren bewegte Antriebskonstruktion für diverse Maschinen

How to use Göpel in a sentence?

Example sentences in German using Göpel with translations in English.

[1] Der Göpel wurde von im Kreis laufenden Ochsen angetrieben.

[1] The Göpel was driven by ox in the circle

[1] „Er schafft einen Göpel und eine Dreschmaschine an und setzt auf seinem Ausbauernhof das Flegeldreschen außer Kraft.“

[1] "He attaches a göpel and a threshing machine and puts the Flegeldeschen out of force on his expansion courtyard"

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Pictures or photos of Göpel

[1] obersten 3 Bilder: Maschinen mit Göpel, ganz unten ein Antrieb über eine Dampfmaschine
[1] obersten 3 Bilder: Maschinen mit Göpel, ganz unten ein Antrieb über eine Dampfmaschine

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