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Aw: [dinosaur] Wiehenvenator, new megalosaurid from Middle Jurassic of Germany (free pdf)
> Gesendet: Mittwoch, 31. August 2016 um 13:32 Uhr
> Von: "Thomas R. Holtz, Jr." <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Yes, this is Der Monster von Minden!
Das Monster – neuter because that's what the Latin original (monstrum) is.
Gender is usually kept the same in loanwords from languages with gender, and
assigned to words from languages like English by interesting methods. :-)