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The Gender of Nouns

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Introduction

The Gender of Nouns

Some General Rules for Predicting Gender

  1. Masculine (der):
  • nouns referring to male human
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Middle

  1. Neuter (das):
  • nouns ending in –chen or –lein (e.g. das Mä
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Conclusion

nouns ending in the suffixes -ei, -ie, -ik, -ion, -heit, -keit, -schaft, -tät, -ung, -ur

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