Az-Zumar (Arabic: الزمر‎, "The Troops, The Throngs") is the 39th chapter (surah), of the Qur'an, the central religious text of Islam. It contains 75 verses (ayat).

Sura 39 of the Quran
الزمر
Az-Zumar
The Troops
ClassificationMeccan
Other namesThe Throngs, The Companies
PositionJuzʼ 23, 24
No. of Rukus8
No. of verses75
Some famous verses of Az-Zumar seen in the tilings of Imam Ali Mosque in Najaf, Iraq, 1994.

Regarding the timing and contextual background of the revelation (asbāb al-nuzūl), it is an earlier "Meccan surah", which means it is believed to have been revealed in Mecca, instead of later in Medina.


This Surah is 75 ayats long.