ʽAttār

biographical name
ʽAt·​tār | \ ˈa-tər How to pronounce ʽAttār (audio) , -ˌtär\

Definition of ʽAttār

Farīd od-Dīn Mohammad ebn Ebrāhīm circa 1142–circa 1220 Persian mystical poet

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