Marmaduke Pickthall, The Meaning of The Glorious Koran. An Explanatory Translation (1930)
Ash-Shitâ is so called from a word occurring in verse 2. It is also often called Qureysh.
A very early Meccan Sûrah.
“Winter” or “Qureysh”
1. For the taming 1 of Qureysh
2. For their taming (We cause) the caravans to set forth in winter and summer.
3. So let them worship the Lord of this House,
4. Who hath fed them against hunger
5. And hath made them safe from fear.
1 i.e. “civilising.”