Allah is the word Arabic language referring to God in Abrahamic religions. In the English language, the word usually refers to God in Islam. The word is thinking to be resulting by contraction as of al–ilāh, which means “The God”, and is connected to El and Elohim, the Hebrew words for God.
The word Allah has been use by Arabic people of dissimilar religion as pre-Islamic times. More specially, it has been use as a word to refer to God by Muslims (equally Arab and non-Arab) or Arab Christians use word Allah. It is now typically used by Muslims or Arab Christians to pass on to God. It is also frequently, albeit not fully, used in this way by Bábists, Bahá’ís, Indonesian or Maltese Christians, or Mizrahi Jews. Comparable practice by Christians and Sikhs in West Malaysia has lately led to following and legal controversy