aus der neuen welt?

Dvorak's 9th simphony is called "aus der neuen welt", however Welt is a feminine noun (die Welt). Is it because "aus" is a gentive preposition or am I missing something here?

June 12, 2012


You're close, but it's dative.

June 12, 2012

As you suspected and as wataya confirmed/corrected, the preposition aus is always followed by the dative case. Here's a little table listing these prepositions, for a quick check when you have that sort of trouble:

June 12, 2012

Thanks alot ,folks!

June 13, 2012
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