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GeorgianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Georgian ტახტი (ṭaxṭi)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ტახტი (ṭaxṭi) (plural ტახტები)

  1. ottoman bench
  2. throne
  3. (figuratively) royal residence

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Rayfield, Donald, editor (2006), “ტახტი”, in A Comprehensive Georgian–English Dictionary, London: Garnett Press

Old GeorgianEdit

EtymologyEdit

An Iranian borrowing: see Middle Persian tʾht' (taxt).

NounEdit

ტახტი (ṭaxṭi)

  1. seat, bench

ReferencesEdit

  • Rayfield, Donald, editor (2006), “ტახტი”, in A Comprehensive Georgian–English Dictionary, London: Garnett Press
  • abulaʒe, ilia (1973), “ტახტი”, in ʒveli kartuli enis leksiḳoni (masalebi) [Dictionary of Old Georgian (Materials)] (in Georgian), Tbilisi: Metsniereba, page 411b