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der

See also: dër, dêr, and dér

DanishEdit

AdverbEdit

der

  1. there (in or at that place)

PronounEdit

der

  1. (relative) who, which, that

Usage notesEdit

  • Only used when the relative pronoun is subject
  • Som can be used for all positions (including subject)

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

stressed

unstressed

Etymology 1Edit

Unstressed form of daar (there). From Old Dutch *thar, from Proto-Germanic *þar.

AdverbEdit

der

  1. there
SynonymsEdit
AntonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

ArticleEdit

der

  1. (dated) genitive singular feminine form of de; of the.
    geschiedenis der Nederlandsche taal — history of the Dutch language
  2. (dated) genitive plural of de; of the.
    het koninkrijk der Nederlanden
  3. (dated) dative singular feminine form of de.
DeclensionEdit
Dutch definite article
Masculine Feminine Neuter Plural
Nominative de de het de
Genitive des der des der
Dative den der den den
Accusative den de het de


Usage notesEdit

Only the nominative forms are common in modern usage. Accusative and dative forms are archaic and limited to fixed expressions, as are the singular genitive forms. The plural genitive (der) is unfrequent, but still productive to some extent in written style.

AnagramsEdit


FrenchEdit

NounEdit

der f (plural ders)

  1. last
    la der des ders - the war that ends all wars (referring to the First World War; literally means the last of the lasts or the very last one)



GalicianEdit

VerbEdit

der

  1. first-person singular future subjunctive of dar
  2. third-person singular future subjunctive of dar

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German ther, der, replacing the original masculine and feminine nominative forms from Proto-Germanic *sa, by analogy with the adjective inflection. Compare also Old Dutch thie where the same process occurred.

PronunciationEdit

ArticleEdit

der (definite)

  1. the; definite article for several declensions:
    • Nominitive singular masculine
    • Genitive singular feminine
    • Dative singular feminine
    • Genitive plural for all genders.

DeclensionEdit

German definite articles
Masculine Feminine Neuter Plural
Nominative der die das die
Genitive des der des der
Dative dem der dem den
Accusative den die das die


PronounEdit

der m (relative)

  1. who; that; which
    Ich kenne einen Mann, der das kann. — “I know a man who can do that.”

Usage notesEdit

In a subordinate clause, indicates a person or thing referenced in the main clause. Used with masculine singular referents.

DeclensionEdit

Declension of der
masculine feminine neuter plural
nominative der die das die
genitive dessen deren dessen deren
dative dem der dem denen
accusative den die das die


PronounEdit

der (demonstrative)

  1. (attributive, stressed) that
    Der Mann war es! — “It was that man!”
  2. (indicative) him, he
    Der hat es getan! — “It was him who did it!”
  3. (differential) the one, him
    Der mit dem Mantel — “The one with the coat”

DeclensionEdit

Declension of der
masculine feminine neuter plural
nominative der die das die
genitive dessen deren
derer
dessen deren
derer
dative dem der dem denen
accusative den die das die



LatinEdit

VerbEdit

der

  1. first-person singular present passive subjunctive of

LimburgishEdit

AdverbEdit

der

  1. there

SynonymsEdit


LojbanEdit

RafsiEdit

der

  1. rafsi of dertu.

LuxembourgishEdit

DeterminerEdit

der f

  1. unstressed form of där

DeclensionEdit

Luxembourgish definite articles
masculine feminine neuter plural
nom./acc. deen (den) déi (d') dat (d') déi (d')
dative deem (dem) där (der) deem (dem) deen (den)

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse þar.

AdverbEdit

der

  1. there

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse þar.

AdverbEdit

der

  1. there

ReferencesEdit


SwedishEdit

AdverbEdit

der

  1. obsolete spelling of där

TurkishEdit

VerbEdit

der

  1. third-person singular present simple indicative positive of demek

West FrisianEdit

PronounEdit

der

  1. there (used with wêze and some other verbs)
    • Der binne trije Fryske talen -- There are three Frisian languages.