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Is "Бог" an informal way to say "Богу"? Or is it spelled that way for a certain case--like "Бога"?

For learning: Russian
Base language: English
Category: Language

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    "Богу" is Dative case of "Бог" - "God".
    Examples - Благодаря Богу (кому?) мы встретились. - Thanks to God we have met.
    Молиться Богу - to pray to God.

    The word is masculine and is declined so:
    Nominative - Бог
    Genitive - Бога
    Dative - Богу
    Accusative - Бога
    Instrumental - Богом
    Prepositional - Боге

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