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garland

Pronunciation: /ˈgɑːrlənd; ˈgɑːlənd/

Translation of garland in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • guirnalda (feminine) a garland of laurels una corona de laureles
    Example sentences
    • District chief officer, Surapol Tiensuwan was the first to light incense, after which everyone attending laid bouquets of flowers, wreaths or garlands with sacred offerings in front of the monument.
    • Winners were crowned with wreath garlands of olive leaves.
    • Staff will be dressing in shorts, Hawaiian shirts, bikinis, flower garlands and grass skirts, and there will be hula-hooping, hula dancing and limbo competitions in aid of the Marie Curie Cancer Care Unit.

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