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See Rasht.


(Placename) a variant of Rasht



also Resht

a city in NW Iran. 374,475.
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Noun1.Resht - city in northwestern Iran near the Caspian Sea
Iran, Islamic Republic of Iran, Persia - a theocratic Islamic republic in the Middle East in western Asia; Iran was the core of the ancient empire that was known as Persia until 1935; rich in oil
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No obstante, el trabajo de estos misioneros presbiterianos americanos se limito a la parte norte del pais (Tabriz, Rezaieh, Teheran, Hamadan, Kermanshah, Resht y Meshhed), segun los terminos de un Comity Agreement firmado con los anglicanos.
The attack was successful and proved the opening stage in a concerted drive north through Resht to Enzeli, the Caspian port, and his first objective six months earlier.
Accords were signed in 2004-2005 between the state-controlled Russian Railways Company and Azerbaijani and Iranian railway officials to form a consortium to build a 250-mile railway from Azerbaijan's town of Astara to Iran's towns of Resht and Kazvin.