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Is it der, die oder das Haushaltsgerät?


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

The word Haushaltsgerät 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 Haushaltsgerät?

How does the declension of Haushaltsgerät 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 Haushaltsgerät die Haushaltsgeräte
Genitive des Haushaltsgerätes des Haushaltsgeräts der Haushaltsgeräte
Dative dem Haushaltsgerät dem Haushaltsgeräte den Haushaltsgeräten
Akkusative das Haushaltsgerät die Haushaltsgeräte

What is the meaning of Haushaltsgerät in German?

Haushaltsgerät is defined as:

[1] A device for coping with the work and tasks in the household

[1] Ein Gerät zur Bewältigung der Arbeiten und Aufgaben im Haushalt

How to use Haushaltsgerät in a sentence?

Example sentences in German using Haushaltsgerät with translations in English.

[1] Heute funktionieren die meisten Haushaltsgeräte elektrisch.

[1] Today most household appliances work electrical

[1] Männer schenken ihren Frauen gerne Haushaltsgeräte zu Weihnachten.

[1] Men like to give their women household appliances for Christmas

[1] „Minutenlang dachte ich an verschiedene Haushaltsgeräte meiner Kindheit.“

[1] "I thought of different household appliances in my childhood for minutes"

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[1] elektrisches Messer
[1] elektrisches Messer

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