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wreath

noun [C] uk   /riːθ/ ( plural wreaths   /riːðz/   ) us  
an arrangement of flowers and leaves in a circular shape, used as a decoration or as a sign of respect and remembrance for a person who has died: a holly/laurel wreath The bride wore a veil with a wreath of silk flowers. There were two large wreaths on the coffin. The president ended his visit by laying a wreath at the war memorial.
Translations of “wreath”
in Korean 화환…
in Arabic إكْليل…
in French couronne, spirale, filet…
in Turkish çelenk…
in Italian corona di fiori, ghirlanda di fiori…
in Chinese (Traditional) 花環, 花圈…
in Russian (похоронный) венок…
in Polish wieniec…
in Spanish corona, espiral…
in Portuguese coroa de flores, guirlanda…
in German der Kranz, der Ring…
in Catalan corona…
in Japanese (クリスマスの飾りや葬式に使う)花輪, リース…
in Chinese (Simplified) 花环, 花圈…
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