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Vine's Expository Dictionary of NT Words
from Latin titulus, is used of the inscription above the Cross of Christ, John 19:19,20 . See SUPERSCRIPTION.
"a little horn" (keras, "a horn"), was used to denote the small stroke distinguishing one Hebrew letter from another. The rabbis attached great importance to these; hence the significance of the Lord's statements in Matthew 5:18; Luke 16:17 , charging the Pharisees with hypocrisy, because, while professing the most scrupulous reverence to the Law, they violated its spirit. Grammarians used the word to denote the accents in Greek words.
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Vines, W. E., M. A. Entry for 'Title'. Vine's Expository Dictionary of NT Words. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/ved/t/title.html. 1940.