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About the Ben-Attar surname

Ben-Attar, also spelled Ben-Atar or Ibn-Attar, is a Jewish Moroccan surname,

Atar means perfume, and the name indicated that the family was perfume merchants in the past.

Our family has a tradition in which we are descendants of the brother of the famous Jewish rabbi Chaim Ibn- Attar: [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chaim_ibn_Attar] http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chaim_ibn_Attar

If anyone has any information on the older generations of this family, please share it here.