Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible
GARLAND . The ‘garlands’ (Gr. stemmata ) of Acts 14:13 were probably intended to be put on the heads of the sacrificial victims. For the use of a garland (Gr. stephanos ) as a prize to the victor in the games, see art. Crown, Â§ 2 , and cf. Games.
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Hastings, James. Entry for 'Garland'. Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/hdb/g/garland.html. 1909.