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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR GARLANDED

The one most honored as the president of the meeting was crowned and garlanded.

How fair and fresh and beautiful she was, garlanded with flowers and radiantly happy.

Then the gods came forth from their hiding place, and garlanded Siva.

They are then led into the house, and garlanded with jasmine or Nerium flowers.

She bare a mirror in her hand, and she was crowned and garlanded.

They must not be gemmed and garlanded beyond the recognition of their parents.

I picked up one of the garlanded muslins and asked the price of it.

They sit clothed in white, and garlanded, singing of destiny.

And suddenly, one day, there she was, enthroned and garlanded.

On festive occasions these may have been garlanded with natural flowers.

WORD ORIGIN

"wreath of flowers," c.1300 (mid-13c. in Anglo-Latin), from Old French garlande, perhaps from Frankish *weron "adorn, bedeck" (cf. Middle High German wieren "adorn, bedeck"), from PIE *wei- "to turn, twist" (see wire).

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