Definition of takht in English:

takht

noun

  • (in Eastern countries) a sofa or long bench, or a bed.

    • ‘Bamboo-wooden chairs and ‘takhts’ were placed in the outdoors with kerosene lanterns strategically placed to brighten the darkness of the night.’
    • ‘High wooden beds, takhts, covered with bright red carpets, packed the inn from corner to corner.’

Origin

From Persian taḵt.

Pronunciation

takht

/tɑːkt/