garland (n.) Look up garland at Dictionary.com
"wreath of flowers," c.1300 (mid-13c. in Anglo-Latin), from Old French garlande, perhaps from Frankish *weron "adorn, bedeck" (cognate with Middle High German wieren "adorn, bedeck"), from PIE *wei- "to turn, twist" (see wire (n.)).
garland (v.) Look up garland at Dictionary.com
early 15c., "to make a garland;" 1590s, "to crown with a garland," from garland (n.). Related: Garlanded; garlanding.