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Date: 1300-1400
Language: Old French
Origin: garlande

garland

1 noun
     
gar‧land1 [countable]
a ring of flowers or leaves, worn on your head or around your neck for decoration or for a special ceremony [↪ wreath]
garland of
garlands of flowers

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