Definition of Resht in English:

Resht

(also Rasht)

noun

  • Attributive Designating patchwork made in the province or town of Resht in north-west Iran, especially formerly.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Albion (Indiana) New Era. From Resht, (now usually) Rasht (Persian (Iran) Rasht), the name of the capital of Gilan province in north-west Iran, where these textiles are produced.

Pronunciation

Resht

/rɛʃt/