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Is it der, die oder das Radweg?


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

The word Radweg 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 Radweg?

How does the declension of Radweg 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 Radweg die Radwege
Genitive des Radweges des Radwegs der Radwege
Dative dem Radweg dem Radwege den Radwegen
Akkusative den Radweg die Radwege

What is the meaning of Radweg in German?

Radweg is defined as:

[1] Colloquially: The marked section of a street where cyclists can drive

[1] umgangssprachlich: der gekennzeichnete Abschnitt einer Straße, wo Radfahrer fahren können

How to use Radweg in a sentence?

Example sentences in German using Radweg with translations in English.

[1] Auf dem Radweg fühle ich mich sicher.

[1] I feel safe on the bike path

[1] „Auf Geh- und Radwegen haben sich Radfahrer so zu verhalten, dass Fußgänger nicht gefährdet werden.“

[1] "Cyclists have to behave on walking and bike paths so that pedestrians are not endangered"

[1] „Ein breiter, gut geteerter Radweg führte mich am kurvigen Verlauf des Wassers entlang, tiefer in Richtung Osten.“

[1] "A wide, well -tended cycle path led me along the curvy course of the water, deeper towards the east"

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Pictures or photos of Radweg

[1] Ein Radweg in New York
[1] Ein Radweg in New York

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