German determiners

Usage no npm install needed!

<script type="module">
  import germanDeterminers from '';



A simple Node.js module that contains German determiners. For instance der is the definite article for masculine singular.

It exposes a single function, getDet, that takes 6 arguments:

  • determiner type (string, mandatory): DEFINITE INDEFINITE DEMONSTRATIVE or POSSESSIVE
  • case (string, mandatory): NOMINATIVE ACCUSATIVE DATIVE or GENITIVE
  • when type is POSSESSIVE, info about the owner (for other det types put null)
    • gender: M F or N
    • number: S or P
  • info about the owned (mandatory):
    • gender: M F or N
    • number: S or P


npm install german-determiners


var determiners = require('german-determiners');

// der
console.log( determiners.getDet('DEFINITE', 'NOMINATIVE', null, null, 'M', 'S') );

// dieser
console.log( determiners.getDet('DEMONSTRATIVE', 'GENITIVE', null, null, 'M', 'P') );

// seines
console.log( determiners.getDet('POSSESSIVE', 'GENITIVE', 'N', 'S', 'M', 'S') );

See test.js for examples.

dependencies and licences

no dependency