Al-Muzzammil

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AL-MUZZAMMIL المزمل
Lit. “The Wrapped up.” The title of the LXXIvth Surah of the Qur’an, in the first verse of which the word occurs. “O Thou, enwrapped, arise to prayer.” It is said the chapter was revealed to Muhammad when he was wrapped up in a blanket at night.

Based on Hughes, Dictionary of Islam