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Why do Muslims call God, Allaah? Is ALLAAH" MORE APPROPRIATE THAN GOD?

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Asked by ABDULLAH, 12 Nov '11 11:53 am
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1. A person can play around with the English word God:

Muslims prefer calling Allah (swt) as Allah, instead of the English word God. The Arabic word Allaah is pure and unique, unlike the English word God which can be played around with.

2. God + s = Gods:

If you add the alphabet S to God, it becomes Gods, that is plural of God. Allaah is One and Singular. There is no plural of Allaah.

3. God + dess = Goddess:
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Answered by Ajeebdastan, 12 Nov '11 11:56 am

 
  
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Perhaps there is no special significance.Every religion call their God by some name.Hindus call Him Bhagwan, Christians call Him God and Mullas call him Allah
Answered by Que Sera Sera, 12 Nov '11 11:59 am

 
  
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Creator of all creation is only one ie Allah, Allah has no gender and has no plural like Gods or Goddesses
Answered by jameel ahmed, 12 Nov '11 11:56 am

 
  
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Yes,in fact,it is
Answered by anil garg, 25 Mar '12 02:35 pm

 
  
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